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    • sami abu ismail
    • 09.12.10 | 14:29 (IST)

    More than anything else, stopping this blockade which a continuing war crime in Gaza is the real issue. Turkey dose not need few $ nor the victims families. Playing with words is secondary. Also, sending more boats in case the seige is still there is a duty of all. Israel supported by the US is pressuring the world into stopping their citizen from sending aids and protesting the seige. Turkey's prestige and image as one of the few who are standing to injustices to Palestinians would be damaged if it seen as comprising and downgrading its demands.

    from the article: Israel likely to offer heavy 'humanitarian' compensation over Turkey flotilla deaths
    First published 12:01 09.12.10 | Last updated 12:01 09.12.10
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