Ya’alon sent last week to Geneva for talks with Turks

24.06.2011                      22.Siwan, 5771

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Ya’alon sent last week to Geneva for talks with Turks

Likud minister told Turks that Israel would be willing to pay compensation to 'Marmara' victims' families, but not apologize, Channel 2 reports.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dispatched Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya’alon to Geneva in recent days for talks with the director-general of the Turkish foreign ministry regarding ways of patching up the badly strained relations between the two countries.
The Turks are demanding that Israel both apologize for the Mavi Marmaraincident last May when nine Turks were killed trying to break Israel’s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip, and pay compensation to the victim’s families….