As described in The Star, on his “Listening Tour”, the name of the US peace envoy to the Middle East, George Mitchell cleverly declared:
To be successful in preventing the illicit traffic of arms into Gaza, there must be a mechanism to allow the flow of legal goods.
Oh legal goods like food and stuff…you know, so they can live? Wow. Why didn’t we think of that before? But hey, I really shouldn’t complain since its a step up from what we’re used to. At least someone is making an attempt at improvement. But is it just words? Only time will tell.