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posted 22 November 2004 02:52 AM      Profile for al-Qa'bong   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
In one of the most gruesome acts detailed in the report, soldiers in a strictly Orthodox unit reassembled the body parts of a Palestinian suicide bomber, sticking a cigarette in his mouth and then posing for photographs, according to the report.

"Everyone was really excited," said a soldier identified as Y. The newspaper quoted him saying: "I tried to tell them: 'Are you crazy? You are disgusting.' They didn't understand what I was talking about."

The chief rabbi of the army, known as the Israel Defense Forces, or I.D.F., Gen. Israel Weiss, also condemned the reports. "I don't know what term of condemnation to use, as these actions are immoral, inhuman, inappropriate to the I.D.F., un-Jewish," he said on the army radio. "One terrible action such as this cuts away the I.D.F. moral ground."

One terrible action? Their whole presence is a terrible action.


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posted 22 November 2004 09:19 AM      Profile for Cueball   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Pretty sick.
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