Dealing with Jewish terrorists should indeed revert to the IDF, not the civilian Police - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    We see here one of the signatures of the Apartheid prevailing in the West Bank. While the area is Occupied, and by the Geneva Convention is under the jurisdiction of the military, Israel removed the settlers from this rule and put them under civilian Israeli law. This makes little sense. At least when the issue is Security, the settlers should be under IDF jurisdiction. This will imply quick military courts, lighter rules of evidence, quick convictions, and lengthy sentences, just as the Arab residents "enjoy". Get some sense, Israel.

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    First published 00:40 08.01.12 | Last updated 00:40 08.01.12
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