Israel mum on possibility of more talks with Turkey

20.07.2011                      18.Tammus, 5771

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Israel mum on possibility of more talks with Turkey

Ya'alon says he is not heading to New York to meet with Turks about settling 'Mavi Marmara' incident; 'Hurriyet' reports talks to be held.

Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya’alon has no plans to go to New York this week to hold talks with the Turks about settling the Mavi Marmara issue, a spokesman for Ya’alon said on Tuesday.
The spokesman said that while Ya’alon will be traveling abroad next week – to South America and then to the US to meet with Jewish organizations – those visits were not related to Turkey or to finding a formula that would put an end to the crisis in Turkish- Israeli ties that resulted from last May’s Gaza flotilla, during which nine Turks were killed after attacking IDF soldiers trying to implement the naval blockade of the Gaza Strip….