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Israeli peace movement Gush Shalom appeals to Attorney-General to prevent
war crime in Hebron
9 December 2002/P/RE/18022c-is
Letter by Mr. Uri Avnery on behalf of the Israeli peace movement Gush Shalom to the Attorney-General of Israel
December 5, 2002
(1) Inform the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defense that the above action is manifestly illegal and must be cancelled at once.
(2) Warn General Moshe Kaplinsky that the above act may be considered a war crime and entail severe personal consequences for him at any time.
We are convinced that by doing so you will act for the good of the state and the army.
believe that it is the duty of every citizen in a democratic state to warn
against actions that may constitute war crimes, and take all legal steps
necessary for their prevention. This we are doing.
peace movement Gush Shalom appeals to Attorney-General to prevent war crime