During the 2006 Lebanon war... leaders of the religious national settlement movement, rabbis, and thousands of settlers, sent word to their sons in the military telling them to disobey military orders that would take them to war.
Is it possible to believe that this campaign had no effect on morale or performance in the fighting? Does it explain the strange lack of motivation and incompetence displayed by officers in the war? Was Israel stabbed in the back by the right? Here is an admission in so many words that it was.
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