i think this is an important issue and the writer covers the main points clearly. but the article is written as an opinion piece - so why not make some conclusions? why not ask some tough questions that need to be answered by the relevant authorities? it is great to raise the issue, but at least try and force someone to give us some answers. as it stands, the government can just ignore this article and continue to offer questionable statistics as accurate.
Wounded Israelis in suspected car-ramming attack in West Bank are soldiers (Haaretz)
from the article: When it comes to Israel's middle class, numbers can lie