Israel counted food needs in Gaza blockade

Israel counted food needs in Gaza blockade

Jerusalem : Israel | Oct 17, 2012 at 6:55 AM PDT
Source: Fox News
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The Israeli military calculated the number of calories Gaza's residents would need to consume to avoid malnutrition during a sweeping blockade imposed on the Palestinian territory between 2007 and mid-2010, according to a document the Defense Ministry released under a court order. FULL ARTICLE AT Fox News
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