Israel says Gaza cooperation increased in 2012, despite Pillar of Defense
Foreign diplomats received a report by COGAT, the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories, suggesting that Israel has loosened its closure policy in Gaza, which has been widely criticized.
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