There is overwhelming support for 2008/9 Gaza war in Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Alex
    • 17.11.10 | 09:30 (IST)

    There is overwhelming support for 2008/9 Gaza war in Israel, and no, no one here buys your lies about "mostly women and children". So the problem is entirely different. There is a growing anger about different laws for religious people who are able to avoid army service, and in general disgust is growing about compulsory army service. The mood is that Israel needs to change to professional army.

    from the article: IDF freezes service deferrals for volunteering due to enlistment drop
    First published 01:28 17.11.10 | Last updated 01:28 17.11.10
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