Lieberman growling at podium 311 AP.
(photo credit: Associated Press)
Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman met with Israeli diplomats on Sunday afternoon, with harsh words for Turkey. He reiterated that Israel is not willing to apologize over the May 31 flotilla raid, in which nine Turks were killed.
He said that Ankara's demand for an Israeli apology was "chutzpa," and
that it was in fact Turkey that needs to say sorry.
Lieberman's comments came as thousands of activists gathered
to welcome the Mavi
ship back to Turkey.
The foreign minister also cast doubt on the peace process with the
Palestinians. "Even if I offered Tel Aviv as the Palestinian capital
they'd find a reason not the sign the deal," he said.