Israel’s attack a manoeuvre for elections

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Turkish EU minister said Israeli attack on Gaza was a tactic for parliamentary elections that would be held in Israel.

Appearing on tv program, EU Minister and Chief Negotiator Egemen Bagis said that the Israeli attack on Gaza was a manoeuvre for parliamentary elections that would be held in Israel and also an effort to create a turmoil after the US presidential election.

The recent attack could pose a serious problem both for Israel and also for the region, he said.

Bagis said that Israel must be condemned for its offensive against Gaza.

Turkey was closely monitoring developments and the country would do its utmost to speed up the international diplomacy, he said.

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