#12 DON'T JUDGE IDF BY YOUR GI STANDARDS - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ian
    • 28.04.10 | 20:42 (IDT)

    I'm not surprised that Bob Marley is ashamed of himself.So he should be;he committed unprovoked murder of a defenceless bystander. Look at the differences in the situations.The US fought in Vietnam for purely political reasons using barely trained recruits who's morality was kill or be killed.The IDF is operating on Israel's own borders to defend the state from aggression,using well trained troops who have to know their ethical responsibilities. The really big difference is that Vietnam presented no threat to the USA and to this day the US withdrawal has caused no danger to the USA.Israel's withdrawal from the Gaza Strip resulted in immediate and sustained terrorism and aggression from there on Israel and is a constant danger. THREE CHEERS FOR ISRAEL!!!

    from the article: Palestinians: IDF troops kill Gazan at border protest
    First published 18:09 28.04.10 | Last updated 21:46 28.04.10
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