White Phoshorous weapons can produce smoke and can also produce illumination - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 04.09.13 | 06:52 (IDT)

    Neither are legitimate in modern warfare as offensive weaponry. Nor are they legimately used by dropping them deliberately on civilians as Israel did daily during Cast lead as footage and photographs showed clearly at the time. You cannot fire White Phosphorous directly into a target to create casualties.

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