Wow! So are we finally able to believe the IDF is "the most moral army in the world"? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Giggles
    • 06.07.10 | 22:48 (IDT)

    Nahhhh! It ain't gonna happen. This is the same old show the IDF uses whenever there's a murder it can't easily brush under the rug. And the outcome will be no different. This killing of civilians - like most that happened during Cast Lead - did NOT happen in the heat of battle, but was instead a much more casual act. Now take a look at the possible charges he faces: "a manslaughter charge, or a lesser charge of negligence"? This means that IF it ever comes to trial, the charge will be some petty offense like "misuse of a firearm" - a charge the U.S. army might use against someone for shooting jack rabbits - and would no doubt have a stiffer penalty.

    from the article: IDF soldier charged with killing woman during Gaza war
    First published 15:29 06.07.10 | Last updated 15:55 06.07.10
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