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Israeli soldiers talk about the occupied territories


Yehuda Shaul

August 3, 2014

Gaza: ‘Burning the consciousness’

by YEHUDA SHAUL in EU Observer
Instead of trying to explain and justify it, we must act to change it. These are the days when we have to say: it's time to end the occupation. continue reading ›
June 5, 2014

Breaking the silence on Palestine

by YEHUDA SHAUL in The Sydney Morning Herald
This year, Israel celebrated its 66th anniversary. For 47 of those years, Israel has maintained military control over the occupied territories. This is not a side project; this is the Israeli national project. continue reading ›
March 24, 2014

BTS responds to AIJAC

by YEHUDA SHAUL in jwire
As an organization, Breaking the Silence has a policy of avoiding responses to each and every unfounded smear against us by groups that simply copy and paste the misinformation promulgated by the extremist right-wing organization, NGO Monitor. It is unfortunate that AIJAC has stooped to NGO Monitor’s reckless tactics, which never cease to remind us of the dark days of 1950’s McCarthyism. Yet for the sake of the Australian public, we believe AIJAC’s attack allows us the opportunity to set the record straight. continue reading ›
February 23, 2014

Israel’s greatest danger is its role as occupier

I HAVE been following the discussion in Australia regarding the recent program aired on ABC’s Four Corners, for which I was interviewed. I served as a combat soldier in the Occupied Territories from 2001 to 2004, and after finishing my service, my comrades and I founded Breaking the Silence. Our mission has been to provide current and former combat soldiers a platform by which to share the reality they witnessed in the Occupied Territories. continue reading ›
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