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Victims of Israeli attack on Gaza flotilla fear legal case will be dropped

Concern legal process being ‘politically hijacked’ after deal to restore diplomatic relations between Israel and Turkey A landmark case due to be heard by the high court in Istanbul over alleged crimes committed by Israel during the 2010 aid flotilla to Gaza could be dropped as a result of a bilateral agreement signed in June. The Turkish court is expected to hold a hearing on Wednesday aimed at holding four Israeli generals to account for the alleged assault and unlawful detention of more than 700 activists.
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