Shahar perpetuates the tired old mythology - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Roo
    • 26.10.09 | 14:07 (IST)

    only swallowed up whole by rednecks in the States, Israelis,[by no means all of them] and ill informed dimwits in a few western outposts. This purity of arms nonsense was destroyed in Lebanon more than once already where repeated, brutal and inhumane assault on civilian populations has been adequately recorded for those interested. Sabra and Shatila, merely footnotes on a long and inglorious road of deceits and half truths. Kill ratios of up to 100:1 are a clue as to the nature of Israeli conduct. Fighting wars of choice on a regular basis another. Read 'My War Diary', by Dov Yermiya, former Liutenant Colonel in the IDF. Who joined the Haganah in 1929 and fought in the Palestinian brigade in WW2 and was a veteran of 1948. He will quickly dispel any such notions of superior moral behaviour by Israel in its never ending military forays against its enemies, both real and imagined.

    from the article: Investigating the IDF would be the real war crime
    First published 01:00 26.10.09 | Last updated 09:45 26.10.09
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