TITLE

After Goldstone, IDF embraces new 'smart' tech

AUTHOR(S)
Susser, Leslie
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
New Jersey Jewish News;4/14/2011, Vol. 65 Issue 15, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the changes made by the Israel Defense Forces in policy and document after the South African Jewish judge Richard Goldstone report on the Gaza war in 2011. Among the alterations made by the IDF were making media relations a priority, attaching humanitarian liaison officers to active forces and modifying the way soldiers combat in urban areas. In addition, the IDF released a document determining rules of engagement in urban warfare.
ACCESSION #
70271704

 

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