Flotilla attack puts Israel's Asia relations under pressure
Israel's reputation in the Asia-Pacific region has taken a hit with the attack on the Gaza flotilla. China, Indonesia, and others have released strong statements and pushing for a full investigation. In an increasingly multilateral world, where China, India, and ASEAN are all gaining profile, loss of support in Asia just adds more pressure to Israel's diplomatic relations.
Presenter: Matt Abud
Speakers: Teuku Faizasyah, Indonesia's Foreign Ministry spokesman; Dr. Reuben Wong, Council Member of the Singapore Institute of International Affairs.
Hear interview here