Those wondrously religious soldiers - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Goldberg
    • 07.11.07 | 00:40 (IST)

    "Half of the IDF`s young combat officers are religious Jews, according to statistics published in Ma`ariv Sunday. " In view of the manner the IDF treats civilians in Lebanon, Gaza and WB - strafing, gunship attacks into crowds, flechette bombs, dozers, tanks, shelling of schools, etc - this 'statistic' raises a serious question. What ARE the religious principles of the Jews?

    from the article: IDF: Nearly 28% of Israeli males avoided conscription in 2007
    First published 00:00 06.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.11.07
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