“The IDF (Israel Defence Forces) did some extraordinary things to limit civilian casualties. I can say to you with confidence that they acted responsibly. They did what they could.”
General Martin Dempsey, U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, participated in a discussion at the Carnegie Council for Ethics on Nov. 6, 2014. Asked to assess the ethical conduct of the IDF during Operation Protective Edge, he said:
“In this kind of conflict, when you are held to a standard your enemy is not held to, you’re going to be criticized.”
This is a video that must be shared all over the internet. So much of the world is ignorant about the IDF. More than anything, this video shows the incredible morality of the IDF – Israel Defence Forces.