nothing was said about the idf showing any respect... "the commander" asked that they clean up after themselves for respect of the community... the same "commander" who also turned to join the them in prayer. both were individual acts of human beauty...this man is a gem. but they were not necassarily acts of the idf... and their mention in the article was placed perfectly...exactly where they fit in the sequence of events; and where they have the most impact...
27 injured in fire, explosion at former air raid shelter in Hamburg, Germany (DPA)
from the article: On one thing they agree: 'Allahu akhbar'