Does the presence of the IDF's HQ in Tel Aviv endanger the city's population?
No one has ever seriously addressed the possibility of removing the base from the heart of the city. Haaretz investigates the legal and historical implications of the Kirya's location.
The Defense Ministry, by its nature, constitutes a salient military target and, in principle, to attack it is permitted (including from afar, using planes and missiles). The same applies, even more obviously, to the compound of the military high command (the General Staff). This gives rise to concern about severe damage to civilians, should a target located in the heart of a...
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