"One can only assume that in Steve-world the refusal of the IDF to give their side of a story is ITSELF enough to condemn any Haaretz reportage." If they're looking into it, they're looking into it. Before letting anyone know the facts, they must ascertain them. You could learn something from the IDF. You shoot your mouth off as if you know what you're talking about, but you don't. At least give the IDF credit for not being like you.
U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad (Reuters)
from the article: Settlers' call sends Palestinian shepherd to IDF beating