US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that Washington would support an Israeli investigation of the flotilla raid, but it must be “prompt, impartial, credible and transparent”, as called for by the UN.
It is encouraging to read that she also described the situation in Gaza as “unsustainable and unacceptable.”
General D’Souza replies from Mumbai:
Undoubtedly, but the US has to tread carefully because of the powerful Jewish Lobby in the US.
The UN must do all in its power to ensure this incident does not degenerate into a religious jihad between the Islamic World and Judaism or ‘them’ vs ‘us’.
A nuclear conflict must be avoided at all costs.