If the order was illegal then it has to be disobeyed, Darthie. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 05.11.12 | 03:46 (IST)

    If raising the alert level requires cabinet approval, and if Netanyahu ordered that alert level WITHOUT any cabinet approval then the IDF is under a legal obligation to disregard that order. No military man can claim "I was only following orders!" when it comes to an illegal act.

    from the article: 'Israel's security chiefs rejected orders to prepare for Iran strike in 2010'
    First published 21:47 04.11.12 | Last updated 21:47 04.11.12
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