Actually, Ya'alon, why should the IDF care? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 29.10.09 | 02:06 (IST)

    Think about it..... The IDF can commit grave violations of the Geneva Conventions. And you can continue to travel the world. And if you are arrested and imprisoned, well, so what? After all, Israeli politicians are being arrested all the time on corruption charges, and institutionalized graft in Israel is quite unaffected by it. So why should it be any different when the charges are "war crimes" rather than "graft"? The IDF won't care, because they can afford to have any number of politicians take a fall for them. So do a Danny Ayalon and keep on wracking up those frequent-flier points.

    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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