Gaza would not be under blockade were it not for terrorism emanating from Gaza - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 09.08.10 | 10:02 (IDT)

    the essential purpose of the naval blockade on gaza is to stop the smuggling of missiles and of other war materials into the territory of gaza. said missles have been used to target communities in israel sovereign territory and as such are acts of war and of war crimes. israel has every legal right under international law to defend her sovereignty and her civilian population against all and any acts of war and act of terror emanating from gaza.

    from the article: Netanyahu to Gaza flotilla probe: IDF coordinated the deadly raid
    First published 09:12 09.08.10 | Last updated 11:24 09.08.10
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