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Conscientious young soldiers who refuse to serve in the territories

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Published: 21 March 2017

Last updated: 4 March 2024

The conscientious objectors threatening the Israeli system – David Zonsheine – Haaretz 18.03.17
Three young women are exceptional not because they decided not to join the army – it’s easy to avoid military service in Israel – but because they refuse in conscience to participate in the principal system that IDF inductees serve: Israel’s rule over the Palestinian people.

Leave secular conscientious objectors alone – Aviad Kleinberg – Ynetnews 18.03.17
A refusal to serve in the territories is perceived as a refusal to accept the majority’s political decision. It is no different, however, from a refusal to serve in the army due to the norms of a religious community.

And see:

We arrive in Israel on March 21. Arrest us. March 18, 2017

The case for conscientious objector Tair Kaminer July 19, 2016

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