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(Galatians 4:16)

Monday, May 31, 2010

Israel flotilla action criticised by friends and foes...

DUBAI, May 31-Israel's storming of a Gaza-bound aid flotilla set off a diplomatic furore, drawing criticism from allies and enemies alike and straining ties with regional ally Turkey, which called off planned joint military exercises.Washington said it deeply regretted the loss of life and was examining the circumstances that led to Monday's killing of 10 of the mostly international activists aboard the six-ship convoy as it tried to break Israel's blockade of Gaza. The head of the Arab League said Arab states should reconsider their ties with the Jewish state while Turkey, Israel's strongest Muslim friend in the region, summoned Israel's ambassador and said it would recall its own."Israel's attack indicates Israel is not ready for peace. Israel attacked the liberty fleet because it feels it is above the law," Arab League Secretary General Amr Moussa said in Doha."There is no benefit in dealing with Israel in this manner and we must re-assess our dealing with Israel," he said....

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