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Abu Akleh Probe Won't Win Israel Any Points on the International Stage

The fundamental asymmetry works against Israel: An army operates as an invading force amid a civilian population, and a journalist with American citizenship is killed while doing her job

Amos Harel
Amos Harel
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Amos Harel
Amos Harel

It took almost four months, but on Monday the Israel Defense Forces issued its conclusions about the killing of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, which appear to be as reasonable as they would have been were they published the day after the tragedy.

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