Consequences of Conscription - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Me, Myself and I
    • 16.08.10 | 19:18 (IDT)

    I do not find this surprising at all. What did you think would happen would you force 18 year olds to join the army, fight in a war, and give them power? It has nothing to do with their political positions, but rather their maturity level. They are not old enough not to abuse their power. Either raise the age of conscription, or get rid of it completely.

    from the article: IDF soldier posts images of blindfolded Palestinians on Facebook, from 'best time of my life'
    First published 16:46 16.08.10 | Last updated 16:46 16.08.10
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