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September 2, 2011 9:10 am

Turkey Expels Israeli Ambassador After Report Supports Gaza Naval Blockade

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Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

WSJ – said Friday that it was suspending all military agreements with Israel and would expel its ambassador from Ankara, blaming the Israeli government for the collapse of a once-strategic alliance.

The comments from Foreign Minister Ahment Davutoglu came as a United Nations panel was due to release its report on last year’s clash off the coast of Gaza, in which Israeli commandoes killed eight Turkish citizens and one American of Turkish descent while blocking an aid flotilla.

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