Mistake to completely negate Goldstone report... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Esther
    • 14.10.09 | 14:51 (IST)

    Barak knows very well how to explain and elucidate, how to present our case to the international community. However, it is a tactical mistake to negate the report completely, as if Israel is 'perfect' and there is no place for improvement. The Gaza War was fully justified, but in the heat of battle Israel went too far in the extent of devastation that was caused. If Barak denies this completely, he is not serving our interests, but justifying external intervention to protect the Gazans from future onslaughts.

    from the article: Israel urges world: Reject Goldstone report on Gaza
    First published 14:15 14.10.09 | Last updated 17:05 14.10.09
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