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    • Will from Bradford
    • 23.07.10 | 19:51 (IDT)

    This is to all those who state that Israel broke no laws by enforcing its naval blockade of Gaza. It has been said many times that the blockade is illegal, as Irsael was has not fulfilled all the responsibilities of the occupying party, and so contravenes the Geneva Conventions. Using maritime laws to argue the legality of the Flotilla attack in order to enfore an illegal seige is invalid.

    from the article: UN rights body names team to probe Gaza flotilla raid
    First published 17:00 23.07.10 | Last updated 19:36 23.07.10
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