Foreign observers meet with Turkel Commission

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 4, 2010 16:41




The Turkel Commission, along with two foreign observers met on Weednesday morning for discussions.

Foreign observers Lord David Trimble from Northern Ireland and retired Canadian Brig.-Gen. Ken Watkin, who have come to Israel for the testimony of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Ehud Barak and IDF Chief-of-Staff Lt.-Gen. Gaby Ashkenazi next week, met The Independent Public Commission to Examine the Maritime Incident of 31.5.10.

They, along with the five members of the Commission – retired Supreme Court Justice Jacob Turkel, Prof. Shabtai Rosenne, Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Amos Horev, Reuven Merchav and Prof. Miguel Deutch –  discussed next week's testimony and the substantive material.


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