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    • Yanick Martins
    • 02.03.11 | 09:35 (IST)

    In an era where even the americans have learnt the futility of their structured iron fist tactics in Afghanistan and Iraq while dealing with the civilians and have evolved the use of soft power it is the time for an iron fist with a velvet glove.The velvet glove here is that element of discretion which soldiers have to exercise in executing orders else the IDF would be brandished a mercenary army. This Mr future NSA is the new generation soldier who asks questions because conflicts today are not like what they were in YOM KIPPUr or the six day war. Thats why you have your very own youth forming forums like Breaking the SIlence and friend a soldier.

    from the article: 'IDF soldiers who won't fight should be shot,' says national security adviser candidate
    First published 00:41 02.03.11 | Last updated 00:41 02.03.11
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