We the people allowed or generals to encourage war crimes - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Uzi Levy
    • 12.10.09 | 20:20 (IST)

    IDF generals are paid to take risks, get killed in action if need be like Gen. Gerstein and lead our men into combat and emerge victorious or not return alive. We are guilty for not demanding that of our generals. Instead we let them issue orders that are crimes against humanity. Filling Lebanese villages with over 1.2 million unexploded bomblets, shooting kids, and bombing apartmetn buildings filled with Arabs. It is us who should stand in the docket at the Hague War Crimes Tribunals for not sending our generals there immediately.

    from the article: Netanyahu vows never to let Israelis be tried for war crimes
    First published 17:01 12.10.09 | Last updated 10:46 24.10.09
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