In backtracking on flag debacle, IDF did the right thing
Limiting honors to fallen soldiers who are unquestionably Jewish is nothing but racist discrimination wrapped up in religious excuses.
No one suspects IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz of intentionally deciding to pass over the grave of Yevgeny Tolochko during yesterday's pre-Memorial Day ceremony just because he wasn't classified as Jewish under religious law.
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