The Canadians, Brits, Americans, and other nations have prosecuted soldiers for war crimes in recent years. What should be embarrassing is not the fact that the soldiers of any nation may commit war crimes. What should be embarrassing that the Netanyahu government slimed Goldstone and denounced his report as anti-Semitic and has now had to admit that another instance - REPORTED IN THE ISRAEL PRESS LONG BEFORE IT WAS IN THE GOLDSTONE REPORT - was true and the government of Israel was a liar.
Israeli official: Der Spiegel report is an attack on Merkel's ties with Netanyahu (Haaretz)
from the article: IDF officer suspected of blocking probe into Gaza civilian death