Palmer Committee: "Israeli naval blockade on Gaza is legal and is in accordance with international law." - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Cipora Julianna Kohn
    • 06.07.11 | 23:15 (IDT)

    the essential finding is that the naval blockade on gaza is legal. the palmer committee by so finding simply followed and applied long standing international law. the criticism that turkey failed to stop the flotilla flows directly from the finding that the naval blockade is legal. the legal finding that the naval blockade is legal will directly render all future flotillas illegal.

    from the article: Gaza flotilla probe: IDF used excessive force but naval blockade legal
    First published 22:13 06.07.11 | Last updated 22:13 06.07.11
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