web analytics
May 23, 2015 / 5 Sivan, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post

When Lawyers Run the War, You Can’t Win

Likud MK Ze'ev Elkin has been appointed to chair the Knesset Foreign Relations and Defense Committee.

Likud MK Ze'ev Elkin has been appointed to chair the Knesset Foreign Relations and Defense Committee.
Photo Credit: Kobi Gideon / Flash 90

PM Netanyahu told the Foreign Affair and Defense Committee in a meeting yesterday that the lawyers won’t allow Israel to shut off the water and electricity to Gaza.

He said this in response to a request by the committee chairman, Minister Ze’ev Elkin, for Israel to take a more harsh response against Gaza, including shutting off the water and electricity.

Netanyahu said he will bomb them a little harder.

We’re glad the lawyers permit that.

Still, one wonders, if we moved the lawyers to Sderot, would they come up with a different legal opinion?

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

31 Responses to “When Lawyers Run the War, You Can’t Win”

  1. Thats okay. Just make it so that there is nobody left there to require it.

  2. Paul W. Howe says:

    Just cut off the supplies cos they dont pay anyway.

  3. Are You Serious? This isn’t an unpaid bill issue! I think it’s called War, and they provoked it! Was that in the Lease agreement?

  4. Cannot fight a war with lawyers running things. However, Israel doesn’t need to be accused of a war crime by targeting civilians so broadly. Were the positions reversed, Hamas would never be charged for doing that to Israel.

  5. Then shut it off to the people who didn’t pay. That’s legal. Those who paid probably are not the enemy of Israel.

  6. Izik Izik says:

    Shoot the lawyers then turn off the gas and water and electricity. Or better yet put their sorry asses where the bombs are falling give 15 mins and ask them again

  7. Paul W. Howe says:

    Yes serious cos the suppliers will get to the terrorist 1st who controls it…

  8. Paul W. Howe says:

    Yes serious cos the suppliers will get to the terrorist 1st who controls it…

  9. Debra Pelley says:

    don’t listen to lawyers. do what you need to do.

  10. Ariana, that not going to happen! I read the end of The Book! Muslim Women really are Brain Washed! Why would you support men who think of you just above a Dog, and only an Object for Sex and Reproduction?

  11. Judi Fradkin says:

    JUST DO IT> Shut off the water, stop electricity, and STOP TREATING THEM IN OUR HOSPITALS>

  12. Give me a break!! WHY SUPPLY THEM WITH FUEL??

  13. It is a matter of national security. If the lawyers don’t understand this, send them to live with the people in Gaza.

  14. Bibi is full of it. If he is now willing to fight the islamists he should resign and make Feiglin or Bennett the PM

  15. What the hell say what they signed??

  16. Muriel Tebid says:

    Makes me ashamed to be a lawyer.

  17. So let them sue him ;)

  18. Ignore the lawyers-most are only pond scum anyway.

  19. hmm…probably its necessary to “repair” something for a longer time…

  20. How many chiefs are running this war? Too many! I think Not all of them have Israel’s back!

  21. Fire the lawyers~ Do what must be done!

  22. HaroldT says:

    Water no. But electricity, definitely.
    And do not reconnect till they have paid outstanding amount in full.

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Tzipi Hotovely, new Deputy Foreign Minister.
Foreign Minister Hotovely: Tell the World ‘God Gave Israel to the Jews’
Latest News Stories
Chabad of Dead Sea brings friends from Arad to create a last-minute celebration sheva brochot with the seven wedding blessings with a new married couple.

At the ninth hour, Chabad of Dead Sea whipped together sheva brochot in 2 hours for a newly wedded tourist couple — out of nowhere.

Tzipi Hotovely, new Deputy Foreign Minister.

Israel finally has a Foreign Minister who is not ashamed to say the word “God.”

Cairo Jews shove and curse a journalist dressed up as a Jew.

An Arab language website sent a reporter, dressed as a Jew, to the streets of Cairo.

Volunteers with Shomer Hachadash.

Eight years ago, an Israeli rancher from Moshav Zippori in the Lower Galilee region reached a breaking point. Thieves and marauders had been targeting Chaim Zilberman’s sprawling ranch; his land was burnt black and cattle fences cut down. On the verge of bankruptcy, the rancher told his family during a Friday Shabbat dinner one night […]

Scotland Yard said it cannot prevent the upcoming neo-Nazi march that is planned for July 4th.

A store in Rafah, Gaza displays women’s Islamic head coverings for sale.

A State Dept. official is in Israel to talk about making the region nuclear-free.

The highway at the property is a favorite spot for PA Arabs to try to throw

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu annual medical report  as written by his personal physician, Dr. Tzvi Berkovitz, states, “Blood tests were completely normal including those for sugar, cholesterol and fats. The Prime Minister’s blood pressure was normal (120/80), aided by light medication.” The reports notes that “Prime Minister Netanyahu trains several times a week at a […]

The President will speak Friday night at Washington’s largest Conservative synagogue, probably to continue to express his opinion that Israel is racist & Israel should embody “Judeo-Christian”/universal values (as opposed to Jewish values). They’re going to lap it up .

This week ISIS captured two major cities, one in Iraq, one in Syria. Assad’s escape plan revealed.

Israeli Pres. Rivlin expresses deep concern after vandals torch a Bnei Akiva building and synagogue in northern Israel.

More than 70 percent of Muslims in Netherlands reportedly view their brethren fighting the “jihad” in Syria as “heroes.”

Israel rejects a Swiss court decision granting $1.1 billion to Iran after an oil deal went sour after the Islamic Revolution.

Liberman apologizes for describing Netanyahu’s decision to meet with head of Arab Joint Party List as “autistic.”

Former FM Avigdor Liberman slams PM Netanyahu for scheduling talks with the head of the united Arab parties.

More Articles from Jewish Press News Briefs
The Golders Green Eruv

Scotland Yard said it cannot prevent the upcoming neo-Nazi march that is planned for July 4th.

Dead terrorist body in ambulance

The Arab terrorist’s neighbors gathered to greet and cheer the return of the terrorist’s body.

If anyone should be kicked out of FIFA, it is the Palestinian Authority.

Hamas wants to build up their naval terrorists, though it didn’t go so well for them on Zikim beach last summer.

Israel’s cemeteries are running out of room. The next step is a subterranean city of the dead.

Robert Wistrich, considered the world’s leading historian on anti-Semitism, died in Rome late Tuesday from a heart attack. He was 70 years old. He was scheduled to address the Italian Senate on increasing anti–Semitism in Europe. Wistrich was professor of Jewish history at Hebrew University in Jerusalem and headed the university’s Vidal Sassoon International Center […]

Customs agents seized 120 silver rings with Islamic State slogans on them that were meant to be shipped to Ramallah.

Netanyahu: Our first challenge is to ensure the security of Israel in the face of accumulating threats around us.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/when-lawyers-run-the-war-you-cant-win/2014/07/10/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: