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UNITED NATIONS (AP) Turkey's foreign minister says there has been some progress in improving Turkish-Israeli relations but Israel has not yet fulfilled all conditions for normalizing ties.

Relations between the former allies soured dramatically after Israeli commandos stormed a pro-Palestinian ship trying to breach a blockade of the Gaza Strip in May 2010. The raid killed eight Turks and one Turkish-American.

Under a U.S.-brokered rapprochement in March, Israel apologized to Turkey for the deaths and agreed to pay compensation.

But Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told a news conference Wednesday on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly that there are three conditions that are important to Turkey.

He said two have not been fulfilled yet compensation to victims of the attack and ending Israeli restrictions "against Palestine."