Foreign Ministry official says Malaysia considering petitioning Hague over Gaza blockade 15Sep10 September 16, 2010
Haaretz -Â 15 September 2010
Israel’s Foreign Ministry director-general, Yossi Gal, told the Turkel Committee that Malaysia is considering petitioning the International Court of Justice in the Hague over the blockade of Gaza, as reported by Army radio.
Gal made the comment during his testimony to the committee, which is investigating the flotilla incident in late-May where the IDF boarded the Gaza-bound ship, the Mavi Marmara.
According to the director-general, Israel is aware of Malaysia’s plans and is “aware of the reports and is preparing itself accordingly.”