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    • Amir Mohamed
    • 16.11.09 | 14:40 (IST)

    ...so many Israeli Jews and non-Israeli Jews contesting the words and thoughts of the Rabbi. This gives great hope for the future. I also honestly wish that my side (the arabic) abides by international legislation relating to warfare now and in the future. There are rules and regulations which both sides just have to adhere to. Civilians must be spared in all instances, regardless of ethnic origin. Wounded soldiers and POWS have specific rights in wartime, regardless if they are Jews or non-Jews.

    from the article: IDF Chief Rabbi: Troops who show mercy to enemy will be 'damned'
    First published 01:04 15.11.09 | Last updated 19:24 15.11.09
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