Israeli soldiers argue with Palestinian villagers in the West Bank village of Duma near Nablus March 20, 2016. REUTERS/Abed Omar Qusini
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon said Monday that an NGO campaigning against abuses in the occupied Palestinian territories committed "treason" by asking discharged soldiers to reveal classified information.Israeli TV station Channel Two aired a report Thursday that it said showed the activists collecting testimony from ex-soldiers and asking them about military equipment and operational methods.In a January sting operation, Ad Kan secretly filmed an anti-settlement activist saying that he informed Palestinian authorities about clandestine sales of land to Israelis, an offence which carries a theoretical death penalty under Palestinian law but has never been applied by its courts.Last month five NGOs, including Breaking the Silence, jointly condemned attempts to depict their leaders as foreign agents, saying that such claims had led to harassment and even death threats.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE