time to get IDF under control - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jeremy Rose
    • 08.01.07 | 10:46 (IST)

    Supporters of Israel often boast that it is the only democracy in the Middle East. Democracy is a relative thing... ask any Arab citizen of Israel. Nevertheless Israel has a proud history of democracy for its Jewish citizens but even that limited democracy is now in peril. An out of control and arrogant IDF poses a far greater threat to Israeli democratic values than Hamas ever will.

    from the article: Not Peretz alone
    First published 00:00 08.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 08.01.07
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