02 Aug '13, 8pm

Israel Reels at Pilots' Refusal to Go on Mission

I'm sure most of you have already seen this news, but 27 pilots including a brigadier general and two colonels, nine in active duty, signed a letter saying that the Israeli air strikes were "illegal and immoral" and that they refused to take part in such missions. Reuters Israel Reels at Pilots' Refusal to Go on Mission An F-15 pilot who signed the letter, identified only as Captain Alef, told Israel's Channel Two television: "If dropping a bomb on a seven-storey building only to find out 14 innocent civilians were killed, of them nine children and two women, if that is not an illegal order, then what is?" Israel drew international condemnation last year when 16 civilians died after an F-16 warplane dropped a one-ton bomb on a residential neighborhood in Gaza City to kill Salah Shehada, a top commander in the militant Islamic group Hamas. This is truly a significant issue....

Full article: http://joi.ito.com/weblog/2003/09/28/israel-reels-at.html

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