ISRAEL: ‘ DEBATE RAGES IN MILITARY OVER ACCOUNTABILITY FOR GAZA WAR ‘

#AceWorldNews – JERUSALEM: Jan.06: A fierce debate is raging within Israel’s military over the extent to which soldiers should be held legally accountable for their actions during last year’s Gaza war, with commanders increasingly at odds with military lawyers AP reported.

The dispute has set off a firestorm in Israel, where many say the legal threat would shackle soldiers in any future battle, lower their morale and shatter a sacred trust on which Israel’s compulsory military service relies.

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