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August 4, 2014

Hamas Is A Cruel Enemy, But What Have We Become?

As an Israeli citizen who loves his home, I hope that many other citizens will join me in calling on Israel to stop this practice of bombing homes with their inhabitants inside – an act that causes unreasonable harm to Gazan civilians. continue reading ›
August 3, 2014

Israel-Gaza conflict: Ex-soldiers reveal the pressure they are put under by their superiors – and question the IDF’s commitment to leaving the unarmed unharmed

Veterans have made their testimonies available to 'The Independent' to make a statement against the current fighting continue reading ›
July 29, 2014

When I served, the Israeli military was the most moral in the world. No more

Once there was widespread Israeli outrage over the bombing of homes in Gaza. Now there is just indifference continue reading ›
July 29, 2014

A Former IDF Soldier Describes The Moment That Changed His Outlook On Operations In Palestinian Territory

But former IDF sergeant Avner Gvaryahu is among the minority of Israelis critical of military operations in Palestinian territories, including the latest three-week war in Gaza. continue reading ›
July 22, 2014

Gaza: ‘Burning the consciousness’

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 ›
July 16, 2014

How an army of defense became an army of vengeance

I will never forget the evening my friends and I were sent to kill Palestinian police officers in a revenge attack. We went from soldiers sent to defend our families to murderers of innocent people. continue reading ›
June 26, 2014

Envoys support Laurence Brass in Israel criticism row

A group of former Israeli diplomats and politicians have sprung to the defence of Board of Deputies treasurer Laurence Brass over his outspoken comments about the situation of Palestinians on the West Bank. continue reading ›
June 19, 2014

Israeli soldiers speak out on abuse of Palestinians

Yehuda Shaul says disturbing images represent norm in occupied territories continue reading ›
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