Israeli Soldiers Killed Dozens of POWs in Past War, Affair Was Hushed Up
According to testimony obtained by Haaretz, captives were ordered to line up and turn around, before they were shot in the back. The officer who gave the order was released after serving seven months in prison, while his commander was promoted to a high-ranking post.
Israeli soldiers murdered dozens of captives during one of the wars the IDF fought in the first decades of Israel's existence. The officer who gave the order to kill the prisoners was tried, but got off with a...
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