LAHORE - People of Pakistan deeply mourned over the loss of innocent lives in the brutal attack by Israeli commandos on aid fleet for Palestinians, said PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif while talking to Turkish President Abdullah Gul on the phone. In a Press statement issued here Monday, Sharif told Gul that Israel had turned Gaza into the worlds largest open-air prison, besieged the Palestinian people, and destroyed the institutions and infrastructure. He emphasised that the world should take notice of Israels illegal and illegitimate blockade of Gaza. He also expressed his deep appreciation and admiration for the government and people of Turkey for their principled stand against the brutal act by Israel. President Gul thanked Nawaz Sharif for his kind and supportive sentiments. He deeply appreciated this message of support and solidarity, which meant a great deal to his country.