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  7/30/2014, Av 3, 5774

Turkish Envoy Visits Israel to Promote Ceasefire in Gaza

Despite the heightened tensions between Israel and Turkey, a special envoy arrived in Israel on behalf of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in order to promote a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, Kol Israel radio reports.

According to the reports, together with efforts on the part of Ankara to mediate between the sides, Israel allowed Turkey to transfer humanitarian aid to Gaza, via airplanes.