BARAK ASSUMES FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR RAID ON AID FLOTILLA

Pubblicato il 10 agosto 2010 17:49 | Ultimo aggiornamento: 10 agosto 2010 17:49

Israeli Defence Minister Barak has assumed full responsibility for the raid on the Gaza-bound aid flotilla. Barak told an Israeli inquiry panel that the flotilla’s attempt to run the Israeli navy blockade was a “planned provocation” and senior Israeli officers had long expected that the Turkish organizers were preparing “for armed conflict to embarrass Israel.