Israeli Defense Minister Supports IDF Chief’s Comments on Rules of Engagment
Israel’s Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon backed IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot on Thursday, after the latter was hit with harsh criticism from the right-wing for saying that he didn’t want “a soldier to empty a magazine on a girl with scissors.”
“We’ve been fighting for our national home for many years. We need a skilled force to deal with our enemies, but we must maintain our values,” Ya’alon said.
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