Not long ago a member of Breaking the Silence testified that often the IDF goes into a village in order to creat a provocation. If the IDF stayed out of Palestinian towns and villages they would not provoke the residents to attack them. The IDF thinks that they can do whatever they want to do with impunity and that no one has the right to criticize them.
Mexico sentences five men to 697 years for killings of 11 women (AP)
from the article: Israeli force kills Palestinian during military operation in West Bank