I would seriously have to disagree with you here Gideon as the IDF does not have a "conscience." Rather, what is on the mind of the IDF is how they are presented to the world, and how the false illusion of their alleged "morals" will be smattered to pieces. That is their ONLY concern.
German finance minister says need to limit number of refugees coming to Europe (Reuters)
from the article: The IDF uses propaganda like an authoritarian regime