TURKISH PROSECUTOR GENERAL REJECTED ISLAMISTS' CLAIM AGAINST ISRAELI GOVERNMENT

PanARMENIAN.Net
30.04.2009 18:31 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ Turkish Prosecutor General has rejected Mazlum
Der organization's claim demanding criminal liability for Cast
Lead military operation. Defendants under the case are 19 Israeli
politicians and servicemen, including Israeli President Shimon Perez,
Defense Minister Ehud Barack, Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and
ex-Foreign Minister Tsip Livni.

Among other things, Mazlum Der demanded that the above-mentioned
individuals be immediately arrested in case of being on the territory
of Turkey. The case was filed in connection with alleged military
crimes in Gaza sector during the Cast Lead military operation.

Turkish laws allow conducting military prosecutions cases beyond the
country's borders.