"Critical to US interests at the UN", is what Rice said. One would wonder the connection. But Turkey -- a crucial NATO ally and growing economy -- is working hard behind the scenes, let's put it that way. Of course, naive individuals who are matrixed in their little bubble don't know the influence Turkey has, thinking it's a kind of Iran or Syria. Stiff-necked and proud or not, when it comes to your donor, you've got to obey.
from the article: Israel amenable to UN probe of Gaza flotilla incident