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    • Johnboy
    • 30.06.10 | 07:21 (IDT)

    The reason given by Barak is this: "Barak fears that soldiers will be reluctant to carry out missions if an inquiry panel can later penalize them for anything that goes wrong." !!!! That argument is pure bullshit: no army asks for a vote from the soldiers before ordering them into action, so their "reluctance" about those orders is immaterial i.e. you either carry out your orders or you face a courts martial.

    from the article: Despite wider remit, soldiers won't be questioned in Gaza flotilla probe
    First published 02:29 30.06.10 | Last updated 02:29 30.06.10
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