army not used against civilians - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David
    • 14.08.07 | 10:05 (IDT)

    "Or that the army is not supposed to take action against civilians, when there is no democratic country in the world in which the army does not engage with civilians, whether to control demonstrations, break strikes or enforce court orders." What rubbish! Police are used against civilians in democratic countries. It is only when a "state of emergency" is called that the army may be called. I suggest that before writing statements that are clearly false that some research be done.

    from the article: Sedition, not insubordination
    First published 00:00 13.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 13.08.07
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