‚Israel offered $6m. to Turkish raid victims‘

25.05.2012                      04.Siwan. 5772                    Tag 48 des Omer

Gaza-Flottilla 2010:

'Israel offered $6m. to Turkish raid victims'

Turkish lawyer says offer of compensation, statement of "regret" for deaths of 9 Turks in 'Mavi Marmara' raid was rejected.

A Turkish lawyer said on Thursday that Israel had offered to pay $6 million to victims of Israel's storming of a Gaza-bound Turkish aid flotilla to settle lawsuits against the Israeli military.
However, a senior Israeli official who declined to be named said that Israel, having indicated last year that it was prepared to indemnify victims without accepting blame, had not renewed its offer….