Israeli military personnel during raid on flotilla
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Israeli raid on Gaza flotilla 'excessive'

The United Nations has described as "excessive and unreasonable" an Israeli military assault on a flotilla to Gaza in which nine Turkish humanitarian workers were killed.

But the leaked UN report into the incident has concluded Israel's naval blockade of Gaza is legal.

Barbara Plett reports from the United Nations in New York.

  • 02 Sep 2011
  • From the section World