WikiLeaks: Israel charged bribes for Gaza access

Israeli soldiers and tanks are seen in position near the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip, in southern Israel, Friday, Dec. 19, 2008. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

January 6, 2011 6:12:30 AM PST
A U.S. diplomatic cable released by WikiLeaks on Thursday quoted American officials as saying a key Israeli cargo crossing for goods entering the Gaza Strip was rife with corruption.