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    • Richard Pearce
    • 28.10.09 | 17:58 (IST)

    Because making it a level playing field would mean that it would be OK to launch missiles at apartment buildings because an IDF officer was home visiting his family in one, that if there's a vehicle stuck in rush hour traffic with an IDF or MK person in it, the cars and buses around it are no reason not to launch som high explosives, that gunships can target the Israeli fishing fleet if it goes more than a mile or two off-shore, that destroying every airport in Israel is permitted, that arresting everyone who buys Israel bonds and putting people who once trained with the IDF on no-fly lists is standard practice.

    from the article: Ya'alon: I'll forgo Europe trips to allow IDF freedom
    First published 12:40 28.10.09 | Last updated 18:38 29.10.09
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