Bunk. - report mentions statements by politicians *and* military - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Victor
    • 29.10.09 | 05:47 (IST)

    From the report: -- Statements by Israeli political and military leaders prior to and during the military operations in Gaza indicate that the Israeli military conception of what was necessary in a war with Hamas viewed disproportionate destruction and creating the maximum disruption in the lives of many people as a legitimate means to achieve not only military but also political goals. -- Moreover the report makes explicit mention of statements by military personnel, e.g. Col. Gabriel Siboni and Major Avital Leibovich to mention but two. The premise of the article is pure foolishness.

    from the article: Herzog: Israeli leaders' remarks led to Goldstone war crime accusations
    First published 23:23 28.10.09 | Last updated 23:36 28.10.09
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