Commission must question soldiers or its a waste of time - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bloodyscot
    • 29.10.09 | 00:00 (IST)

    The question is what orders were given and how they were carried out, only the soldiers can answer this. The IDF soldiers are in the middle this and they did a great job the first week of campaign but the last 2 weeks is where most the deaths and destruction happened and it seems their orders were changed. This is also when some Israeli leaders spin changed from stopping the rocket attacks to sending a strong message to Hamas. The IDF officers know the truth but will they be allowed to talk to commission is the question.

    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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