Mistook for Palestinians: IDF soldier opened fire on Israelis

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 Mistaken for Palestinians: IDF soldier opened fire on Israelis

IDF soldiers opened fire on security personnel in the settlement of Ofra in Judea and Samaria, after receiving Palestinian stone throwers.

The information was confirmed by the Israeli military, reports the Jerusalem Post.< br />
Israeli soldiers reportedly received reports of Palestinians throwing stones at cars on Highway 60. Upon arrival, the soldier found two people standing on the side of the road.

Soldier , who assumed the two were Palestinian rioters, asked permission to open fire, but received no response, according to the report, and opened fire a few minutes later.

After clarification, it turned out that the two were actually employees security services of the settlement in Judea and Samaria.

Inz The identity in Ofra is being investigated by the IDF Central Command. No casualties have been reported in the incident.

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