Shoot first, ask questions later - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben
    • 23.03.10 | 03:07 (IST)

    An illuminating and exposing incident. Had the "terrorists" (oops, palestinian men looking for work, oh well, too bad) been killed instead this would have been reported as "three terrorists shot dead crossing border." Strongly suggests Israeli troops often follow a defacto shoot-first-ask-questions-later policy when it comes to Arabs. Now it is a tragedy--which it is, do NOT get me wrong--but why is it only a tragic mistake when a Jew is killed?

    from the article: IDF soldier killed by friendly fire on Gaza border
    First published 19:55 22.03.10 | Last updated 00:31 23.03.10
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