Former Navy Commander Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Eliezer Marom was detained today (Monday) for a short while by British police at London’s Heathrow International Airport. He was stopped due to his service in the IDF – Marom commanded the takeover of the Turkish ship Mavi Marmara and was a naval commander during Operation Cast Lead.
Maj.-Gen. Marom reported the incident directly to the Ministry of Justice, following his request of the authorities.