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Analysis As Turkey-Israel deal moves from speculation to reality, what does it mean?

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    Israeli naval forces prepare to stop the Mavi Marmara flotilla from breaching the maritime blockade on Gaza in 2010, an incident that led to a rift in Turkey-Israel relations.

Posted: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 3:47 pm

Israel and Turkey have agreed to normalize diplomatic ties after a six-year rift in their relationship, ending months of speculation that a reconciliation deal was imminent.

“Israel has reached an agreement of strategic importance for the State of Israel, for security, for regional stability, and for the Israeli economy,” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at a press conference in Rome yesterday (June 27).

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