21.06.2011 19.Siwan, 5771
Israel and Turkey holding secret direct talks to mend diplomatic rift
The U.S. administration has also held talks with senior Turkish officials, mainly to foil the flotilla to Gaza due later this month.
Israeli and Turkish officials have been holding secret direct talks to try to solve the diplomatic crisis between the two countries, a senior official in Jerusalem said. The negotiations are receiving the Americans' support.
A source in the Turkish Foreign Ministry and a U.S. official confirmed that talks are being held, though in Israel the prime minister and foreign minister's aides declined to comment….