Comment of the Department of the information policy of the MFA of Ukraine on the incident with the maritime humanitarian aid convoy intended for Gaza
The news about the incident, which occurred on May 31, 2010 with the maritime humanitarian aid convoy intended for Gaza, stirred deep worry in Ukraine.
The use of force, which led to human casualties, raises a special concern.
We express our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wish the quick recovery for the wounded.
We call for objective and comprehensive inquiry into this incident.
We believe that the coordinated efforts, aimed at the relief of the complicated social, economic and humanitarian situation in Gaza Strip, will prevent the recurrence of such tragic events in the future.