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Submitted by rom (Luxembourg), Mar 27, 2013 at 05:59

Netanyahu should never have apologized to the islamist Erdogan. Islamists consider apologies a sign of weakness. You should not be compelled to apologize for having defended yourself. Who will apologize and pay reparations to the mentally and bodily wounded IDF-soldiers? In my opinion the whole incident Mavi Marmara was a ploy by Erdogan to expose Israel and cause damage to her reputation.

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