Swedish rights group Ship to Gaza says it will demand damages after court rules impounding of ship in 2012 was illegal.
Foreign Ministry publishes tender for professional diplomat for prestigious post vacated in September 2011.
Prime minister criticizes Palestinian officials, says they condemn the attack in Nice while encouraging similar attacks in Israel.
Former national security adviser Uzi Arad also says that despite ministers’ demand, the cabinet didn't discuss easing Gaza blockade before the flotilla incident.
Joseph Ciechanover reflects on six years of secret talks with Turkey and efforts to resolve the diplomatic crisis, telling Haaretz: 'I needed a lot of patience.'
Haneen Zoabi remarked 'you murdered,' which was later interpreted as 'Israeli soldiers are murderers,' after she was insulted and shouted at by her Knesset 'colleagues.'
The prime minister, whose fingers are always on the nation’s pulse, has erred in some recent assessments.
Obama calls Turkish president to give condolences for the Istanbul terror attack and commend him for signing reconciliation deal with Israel.
Even if the agreement with Turkey included a generous financial grant to the naval commandos of Shayetet 13, the majority of Israelis would be against it.
There would have been no Israeli compensation to Turkey, no Israeli raid on a Turkish flotilla and no flotilla at all, for that matter, if Israel hadn't imposed its suffocating blockade on Gaza in the first place.