The IDF wishes to clarify that there is no truth to the palestinian claim according to which, idf soldiers shot a farmer to death in the karni area.An IDF force petrolling the permieter fence close to the battlaham heaquarter at nahal oz identified this morning (may 19) a palestinian armed with a kalashnikov rifle, observing th eforce. the soldiers fired a warning shot in order to cause him to leave his post.when he failed to pay attention to the warning, the force shot at his legs with a single sniper shot and identified a hit.