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Israeli Rights Group Accuses Military of Whitewashing Soldiers’ Abuses

By Luke Baker JERUSALEM, May 25 – B’Tselem, one of Israel’s leading human rights groups, said on Wednesday it would no longer refer complaints of abuse carried out by Israeli soldiers to Israeli military courts because the system was biased and set up to whitewash cases. The group, which has monitored Israel’s occupation of the

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Israeli Army Claims Finding New Infiltration Tunnel from Gaza

JERUSALEM, April 18 – Israel’s military said on Monday it has discovered a new infiltration tunnel, built by Hamas militants, stretching from the Gaza Strip several hundred meters (yards) inside Israeli territory. “We have neutralized the tunnel in Israeli territory, rendering it unusable for infiltration by Hamas terrorists,” Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner, a military spokesman, said

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