'...then the government would have certainly have been wise to make overtures to him and receive him and his commission with all due respect and supply them with expert witnesses and the extensive materials of the IDF's internal reports...' This assumes, of course, that this information wouldn't make matters worse still. I would imagine the IDF and the Israeli government took the course they did for good and sound reasons. In their place, I would have done exactly as they did. Indeed, on one or two occasions I have.
from the article: When did the Israeli right become so McCarthyite?