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Why is Israel Amending Its Open-Fire Policy: Three Possible Answers

December 29, 2021Articles, Commentary, Editorials By Ramzy Baroud At the outset, the Israeli military decision to revise its open-fire policies in the occupied West Bank seems puzzling. What would be the logic of giving Israeli soldiers the space to shoot more Palestinians when existing army manuals had already granted them near-total immunity and little legal accountability? The military’s new rules […]