Appalling - these thugs must face trial - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Motti
    • 22.12.07 | 18:25 (IST)

    These IDF thugs operate in the same way that Blackwood does in Iraq - with complete disregard for local civilian and security forces. If Palestinian security forces had entered Israel proper in the same sort of clandestine operation to capture a wanted Israeli, they would have rightly been regarded by Israel as enemy combatants or terrorists, and treated accordingly The IDF thugs directly involved in the killing should be brought to trial for murder. Their commanding officers who sent them on that mission should also be brought up on charges of criminally negligent manslaughter for failing to properly coordinate that operation with the Palestinian security forces. They must be held openly accountable for their actions - this is the only way to demonstrate t0o the Palestinians that Israel is serious about a just peace with the Palestinians.

    from the article: Twilight Zone / Killed in the line of duty
    First published 00:00 20.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 21.12.07
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