(Communicated by the IDF Spokesman)
March 4, 2002
This afternoon (4 March), an IDF force identified a vehicle carrying armed Palestinian policement in Al-Bira (Ramallah). The force fired a tank shell towards the vehicle, however the shell hit a near-by civilian vehicle, apparently harming several civilians.
The IDF Spokesperson would like to express sorrow and apologize for the harm caused to innocent Palestinian civilians.
||DM Ben-Eliezer statement on Ramallah incident – Mar 4, 2002|