They die fighting and the living "heroes" get, proudly, the medals. Thirty three freierim soldiers died in vain in Lebanon so that Olmert and Peretz could brag how strong the IDF is, under their leadership that is. Freierim make great discoveries, inventions, and their bosses get the honors. These freierim remain forever unknown...that is heroism...
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from the article: Can there be such a thing as an Israeli hero?