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To: Alberta's Child

If Israel had been over-run by the Arabs because they didn’t have a high enough proportion of able-bodied, the Israeli Jews really would have found themselves being treated like ‘Untermenschen’ all over again...

When facing the kind of total annhilation Israel was facing at that time, they had no choice but to be pragmatic and realistic....


9 posted on 12/09/2009 4:45:28 AM PST by sinsofsolarempirefan
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To: sinsofsolarempirefan; Dixie Yooper

Did Israel permit exemptions from mandatory military service for religious groups like the Haredim back then?


10 posted on 12/09/2009 5:57:30 AM PST by Alberta's Child (God is great, beer is good . . . and people are crazy.)
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