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The laws of war Israelis know them best
jpost.com ^ | 4/8/10 | DOV PREMINGER

Posted on 04/08/2010 11:01:29 AM PDT by Nachum

IDC legal team beats 44 universities on expertise in international humanitarian laws dealing with combat rules.

An Israeli team from the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, recently beat out 44 universities to take first place in the 2010 edition of the Jean-Pictet Competition on international humanitarian law.

The week-long international competition, held between March 20-27 in Quebec, Canada, matched up teams from universities around the world to test their knowledge in the field of international humanitarian law (IHL) – commonly referred to as the laws of war.

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TOPICS: Israel; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: israelis; laws; of; war

1 posted on 04/08/2010 11:01:29 AM PDT by Nachum
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To: Nachum
I guess the old saying about practice, practice, practice makes perfect is true.

Oh course when they do as many covert activities as they do, the Israeli's also have a chance to have international law pointed out to them in the press by whatever country their teams with forged passports got even with terrorists.

2 posted on 04/08/2010 12:26:37 PM PDT by Robert357 (D.Rather "Hoist with his own petard!" www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1223916/posts)
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To: Nachum
The only law of war that matters is the first one...

#1-Win....

there are no style points in war.

3 posted on 04/08/2010 1:07:57 PM PDT by erman (A day without democrats is like a day without toilets backing up)
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