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Israel disciplines officers over Gaza

Israel has revealed that two senior Army officers were disciplined for their actions during the Gaza war last year. The officers, a Brigadier General and a Colonel ,were found to have endangered life by firing white phosphorous munitions in the direction of the main UN warehouse in Gaza City, which was subsequently set alight. Correspondent Paul Wood discusses how white phosphorous was used in populated areas.


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