Israel completed the process of compensation for the families of the dead activists of the Islamist organization IHH on the ferry «Mavi Marmara» attacked the Israeli military during the arrest of the «freedom flotilla» in late may 2010.
The amount of compensation amounted to $ 20 million. Payments are made within nine months, according to Walla.
Recall that in the framework of the Israeli-Turkish agreement, Israel agreed to pay a specified amount as compensation, while Turkey promised to withdraw all lawsuits against Israeli officials.
At the end of September the Israeli side for the first time transferred money into the account of the Ministry of justice of Turkey.
The agreement on the restoration of relations between Israel and Turkey was ratified by Turkish Parliament and President in the second half of August 2016.