PMO denies report that deputy PM was not notified of raid

The Prime Minister's Office issued a denial on Thursday to the Channel 2 news story, that Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Ya'alon was not informed of the planned raid on the Gaza-bound flotilla ship Mavi Marmara.
The statement stressed that Ya'alon was "briefed continuously by the military attache in the Prime Minister's Office, before, during and after the seizure of the boat."