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Israeli soldiers from elite wire-tapping unit refuse to use 'extortion', 'blackmail' on Palestinians

Soldiers from Israel’s elite wire-tapping unit are refusing to spy on Palestinians in a rebuke to prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Israel’s intelligence corps has been rocked by a major internal protest over the treatment of Palestinians. 1,082 more words

Technology

Changing direction: toward peace, away from war? Further Israeli opposition to the status quo

Haaretz reports that a public letter has been sent to the chief of staff of Israel’s armed forces and the head of military intelligence, signed by reservist members of the ‘prestigious’ Israeli Defence Force’s Intelligence Unit 8200… 177 more words

Countries Under Pressure

Boycott of Israeli goods is not antisemitism

Since Israel and Egypt sealed the Gazan borders and besieged the Heights, an increasing number of people have started boycotting goods from Israel. And if you scrupulously sift your shopping for Israel-grown olives and Uzi machine pistols, British government members think you’re an anti-semite! 1,110 more words

Conservatives

Israeli Defence Force: Dietary Intake, Stress Fractures & Basic Training

Research Paper Title

Dietary Intake and Stress Fractures among Elite Male Combat Recruits.

Background

Appropriate and sufficient dietary intake is one of the main requirements for maintaining fitness and health. 282 more words

Military Fitness

Man hands back Holocaust medal after losing family members to Gaza air strike

Henk Zanoli was presented with Israel’s Holocaust medal for hiding a Jewish child from the Nazis during World War Two.

But the Dutchman has returned his medal to the Israeli embassy in The Hague stating he could no longer own the honour. 87 more words

World

Jewish Chronicle facing backlash after publishing Gaza charity advert asking for humanitarian aid

I'm sorry, why is this in the Jewish Chronicle? Where's the appeal for the IDF soldiers? Actually ridiculous!! pic.twitter.com/cKuwXdTla0

— hannah (@Hannah_fenton) August 14, 2014…

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