Okay - some straight talk from someone who IS straight. -- First, your talkback has very little to do with the article, unless you are attempting to imply that open homosexuality is why Israel lost the last war. -- Second, and most importantly, the IDF has never had the US's "closet gay" policy. If someone has a sexual preference different than his neighbor - so what. That has very little to do with combat training and less to do with National Service. --- Our problems, and their origins are much more complex.
EU's Tusk warns Turkey to cut refugee flow (Reuters)
from the article: A land that devours its inhabitants