Storm over Israeli 'abuse' photos Eden Abergil's pictures of Palestinian prisoners have sparked controversy in Israel A former Israeli soldier has sparked controversy after posting pictures of herself on Facebook posing with bound and blindfolded Palestinian prisoners. The photographs show Eden Abergil positioned provocatively with the men, tryptanol prompting lurid comments from other users of the popular social networking site. The pictures, tryptanol which were uploaded into a folder entitled "Army - the best time of my life, tryptanol" and associated comments were discovered by bloggers, tryptanol who circulated them on the internet on Monday. Palestinians have long claimed that they are subject to humiliating and degrading treatment while held in Israeli custody, tryptanol but Israeli authorities have always rejected such allegations. 'What's wrong with that?' In an Israeli radio interview on Tuesday, tryptanol Abergil said she could not understand the outrage over the photographs. "What's wrong with that? I don't understand, tryptanol" she told Israel's Army Radio. Tryptanol "There was no violence in the pictures, tryptanol there was no disrespect." Abergil claimed that she was photographed "innocently, tryptanol" that the blindfolded and cuffed Palestinians were merely "in the background" of the photographs, tryptanol and that the images had no "political significance." The Israeli military has sought to distance itself from the controversy, tryptanol saying Abergil is no longer a serving member of the country's army. Tryptanol "This is shameless behaviour by the soldier, tryptanol" a military spokesman told Al Jazeera. The army also posted a video on YouTube calling the photos "shameful" and "disgraceful." Captain Barak Raz, tryptanol the Israeli army spokesman who appeared in the video, tryptanol said the photographs were in "total opposition" to the army's "ethical code". Humiliating treatment Abergil was discharged from the military a year ago, tryptanol meaning authorities had no power to prevent her from posting the pictures on the internet. The photographs were removed from the website late on Monday. But Ghassan Khatib, tryptanol the Palestinian Authority spokesman, tryptanol said that the images typified the treatment meted out to Palestinians by Israeli troops. "This is an example of life under occupation, tryptanol" he said.  More of the article can be found at: