What's good for the Goose, is good for the Gander - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tom
    • 18.01.10 | 16:48 (IST)

    Bravo to the organizations promoting a Hamas enquiry. Bravo to the former Supreme Court President Aharon Barak. Both enquiries should take place to finally clear the air. It is obviously necessary to investigate the political process on both sides - not just the battle field events. Only credible (i.e., judicial), open (i.e., not behind closed doors) enquiries will do. Israel is well able to do this with credible retired and/or international jurists. If Hamas do not have the internal capacity, they will hopefully appoint an international judicial panel. Recognizing a IDF enquiry makes as much sense as suggesting that the rocket brigades should investigate their own activities. The truth must come out.

    from the article: Palestinian activists urge Hamas to probe own Gaza war crimes
    First published 01:58 18.01.10 | Last updated 22:26 18.01.10
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