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    • FRED
    • 26.10.09 | 03:15 (IST)

    WHY IS IT WE AMERICANS CAN PUT OUR SOLDIERS AND MARINES ON TRIAL FOR WAR CRIMES AND ISRAEL SEEMS TO BE RELUCTANT TO DO SO?? WAS IN VIETNAM WHEN THEY PUT LT CALLEY ON TRIAL FOR MY LAI, A MASSACRE OF 500 INNOCENT VIETNAMESE WHO DIED IN THAT VILLAGE OVER 40 YEARS AGO. SINCE THEN WE HAVE PUT OUR MILITARY PERSONAL ON TRIAL FOR CRIMES AGAINST IRAQIS AND PEOPLE IN AFGHANASTAN. WHY CAN'T ISRAEL DO THE SAME THING??

    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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