Aerial bombardment is not an appropriate means of warfare in densely populated areas. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    Assad has a legitimate case for defending Syria and Syrians from foreign invaders, and illegitimate armed revolution, but he risks his legitimacy by use of indiscriminate bombings and shellings in densely populated areas. The Al Qaida and other foreign terrorist human shield tactics are despicable, but must be dealt with by more humane means than such bombings.

    from the article: Syrian pilot defects, uses jet to bomb army positions
    First published 18:23 19.01.13 | Last updated 18:23 19.01.13
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