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  Shvat 24, 5773 , 04/02/13

2nd Turkel Report Due to PM on Wednesday

The second report of the Turkel Committee is scheduled to submit its second report to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Wednesday. It deals in how complaints of  violations of the rules of combat are investigated by the Israel Defense Forces' Judge Advocate General, military police, Samaria (Shomron)-Judea police and the Shabak Israel Security Agency.

The report does not deal in the particulars of 2010's boarding by commandos of the Turkish ship Mavi Marmara as it tried to break the Gaza naval blockade. It does touch on how the incident was investigated.

Other archived news briefs:Feb 04 2013, 01:20 PM, 2/4/2013