Amos N. Guiora

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Self-defense against threats to national security and individual citizens is a core right and duty of all nation-states. No one seriously disagrees. And yet this week, the Mediterranean Sea will once again be the site of a dangerous attack on this basic right.

Activists from around the world, seeking to draw attention to the plight of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip, plan to launch a flotilla of ships from Greece to challenge Israel’s high-seas Gaza blockade. Drawing attention to the Palestinian cause is legitimate, indeed important. And yet Israel’s blockade is equally legitimate and important; it represents the essence of the nation-state’s right to self-defense.…  Seguir leyendo »