‚Goldstone retraction reduces chance of similar probe‘

04.04.2011                      29.Adar ll, 5771


'Goldstone retraction reduces chance of similar probe'

During future Gaza operation, Israel will have to do better documenting its actions in real time, senior IDF officer says.

Judge Richrd Goldstone's retraction and new-found faith in the Israeli legal system will likely contribute to Israeli efforts to prevent the establishment of a new probe following military action in a future conflict with Hamas in the Gaza Strip, a senior IDF officer predicted on Sunday.
On Friday, Goldstone published an op-ed in The Washington Post in which he said he that he no longer believed that Israel had intentionally targeted civilians during Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip in 2009….