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Israel believes in 'right to use force'


Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen outlines the background behind Israel's raid on a flotilla of ships taking aid to Gaza. He says Israel believes the attack "was justifiable" and that Israel thinks it "has the right to use force in a way that other people don't".

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