קח”ר: to maintain human dignity even in social networks

Chief Education Officer, Brig. Gen. Ali shermister, instructed the IDF and its commanders to vigilant in Internet use, in order to prevent side effects affecting human dignity and the image of the IDF

תאריך: 21/09/2011, 12:29    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Primary education officer, Brig. Gen. Ali shermister, today (Wednesday) the IDF and its commanders, vigilant and cautious in the use of social networks, in order to prevent any attacks on human dignity or image of the IDF.

“Human dignity is fundamental value in the document” IDF spirit “should instruct soldiers in action,” wrote קח”ר to commanders,” fighting in various arenas, including soldiers against Palestinian workers, refugees and residents, commanding and challenges many values. IDF soldiers operating in the reality of daily contact on the Palestinian population, small teams
Under the command of junior commanders, workload and living on t., and sometimes lead to events indicating the difficulty experienced soldiers and junior commanders in understanding the significance of the actions they perform and acts that are not derived from the Mission’s operations and hurt her.

Brig. Gen. shermister referred to a series of events that have been published recently in the Israeli and global communication, some of which have led to criminal investigations and punishing the IDF soldiers and commanders, which featured photos and videos documenting attacks on human dignity by soldiers with the development of technology and social networks, there is no difficulty to share and disclose information online. IDF soldiers and commanders are exposed to this world. The negative, which violates human dignity combined documentation and sharing on social networks, directly affects the image and morality of. Furthermore, we cannot ignore the danger of revealing information in these networks that could endanger the security of the country substantially, “explained קח”ר.

“It is important to emphasize that the power we have is not only physical strength but also to humiliate and hurt the other’s dignity, even if he is an enemy. Soldier who enjoys hitting the enemy’s
He is not the same for the right and christened misunderstands his role as a soldier in the Israel Defense Forces, Brig. Gen. shermister.

Primary education officer instructed the commanders, as part of a defined role to determine each day, IDF’s face, and how the values which we believe are expressed
The way it works for each soldier and his mission “operation. He stated that commanders “have to vigilant improper behaviors and deliver messages commanding inconclusive by acts that violate human life as those who harm human dignity – improper.”

“IDF commanders and soldiers operating light always purity values and dignity of
Despite the complexity of the fighting. I trust in our ability and tools
To eliminate this anomaly phenomena of human dignity despite the growth of social networking. Through enforcement and punishment, where necessary, concludes קח”ר.

Translated from Hebrew

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