MK Danny Danon on Thursday presented a request to the Knesset speaker
for an urgent investigation by the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee
into the "destructive publication on the internet, in which the
personal details of IDF soldiers who fought in [Operation] Cast Lead
The website, "Israeli War Criminals," which published the names and
photos of 200 IDF officers and soldiers who served during Operation Cast
Lead in 2009, was removed by its host on Thursday.
In his request, Danon requested a debate in the committee into the
consequences of the publication for the personal security of the
soldiers and its influence on motivation and morale in the IDF." The MK
called for an investigation into "who is standing behind the website
and for their punishment."