Goldstone's Gaza probe did Israel a favor - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 01.10.09 | 18:48 (IST)

    Gideon Levi is right. I understand that the operation in Gaza was necessary. I understand that death and destruction among Palestinian civilians were to a certain extent unavoidable. I understand that waging a war in one of the most populated areas of the world is always cruel. But I also understand that being a occupying nation has corrupted the Israeli soul with the result that the moral threshold against routinely, large scale and systematic killing of Palestinian civilians has disappeared. I saw the PDF of the Goldstone report. Goldstone is supporter of zionism and a supporter of Medinat Israel. So am I. But I am deeply saddened by the way Israeli politics close their eyes to the obvious: largescale warcrimes were committed in Gaza. More than defense against aggression by the Hamasgovernment justifies. Israel is morally corrupted. It should come to its (Jewish) senses. Michael

    from the article: Goldstone's Gaza probe did Israel a favor
    First published 01:11 01.10.09 | Last updated 00:59 02.10.09
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