The commission had to throw Turkey a bone - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 02.09.11 | 06:35 (IDT)

    Basically Israel has been exonerated - the blockade is legal and the soldiers acted in self defense. Because of Turkey's juvenile temper tantrum they had to be thrown a bone called - wait for it - "Excessive force"; that old reliable, usually meaningless, term, that those who have never been in combat love to toss around. If you are being beaten over the head with an iron bar, what force is excessive; should you smile and politely ask your assailant to hit you a little less hard.

    from the article: Turkey may expel Israeli ambassador in wake of Gaza flotilla report
    First published 01:52 02.09.11 | Last updated 01:52 02.09.11
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