Israeli army rabbis criticized for stance on Gaza assault

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Banjo, Mar 25, 2009.

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  2. The soldiers' testimonies also reportedly told of an unusually high intervention by military and non-military rabbis, who circulated pamphlets describing the war in religious terminology.

    "All the articles had one clear message," one soldier said. "We are the people of Israel, we arrived in the country almost by miracle, now we need to fight to uproot the gentiles who interfere with re-conquering the Holy Land."