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    • Colin Wright
    • 26.10.09 | 04:06 (IST)

    ...since I'm a nice guy, I'll provide one anyway. Essentially, this is an all-purpose defense. The IDF could do literally ANYTHING, and this argument would work. There can't be an inquiry -- it would demoralize our armed forces. It's telling, really. Obviously, a better argument isn't out there -- not given what happened in 'Cast Lead.' Notice, interestingly, that everyone takes it for granted that any inquiry will substantiate at least a good deal of the allegations contained in the Goldstone Report. That's also telling. Everyone --whether they admit it or not -- knows exactly what 'Cast Lead' was, and what the IDF did.

    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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