תאריך: 03/08/2007, 00:00
On 26 July 2007, power plant “Kfir Brigade in the town of Dahariya, South Mountain
Hebron. Indicate that during an operational tour stopped the Commander of Palestinian taxi, ordered people out, took over and began to travel with troops in the town.
During the trip the force identified a suspicious Palestinian alarm, committed towards fire and identified hitting one.
The force did not stop to take care of the wounded Palestinian and continued its activities without transmitting a report on the incident.
Treated in a clinic in Dahariya and transferred later to the passage targeted IDF clusters, then headed by an Israeli ambulance to hospital in Israel.
Following the incident, a military police investigation, it simultaneously to suspend all soldiers who took part in the mission, continue to investigate the case and change the testing team of valence and operational norms in the regiment. Moreover, the Commander ordered the suspension of all company operational, investigative reporting.
On the 31 July 2007, presented the results of the test on the valence and operational norms in the regiment before OC Central command, Maj. Gen. Gadi shamni.
Command concluded that the important research regarding significant issues in the field and normative values. This is the event goes against the core values and the norms that the IDF works, this is not the action of a battalion “to bring” thousands of fighters and commanders
In everyday activities for civil security of the State of Israel. This is very bad in terms of the result and the unusual event, and our duty as commanders to ensure that such events will not happen again. ”
After the inquiry decided to take Chief command commanding steps against those involved.
The Division Commander is currently in detention and the military police investigation Manager. Continued functioning and serving in the IDF determined after completing his legal treatment.
Five soldiers, one of whom is currently in detention in open, military police and combat roles to examine in the future.
Kfir Brigade Commander has note command for defects in initiation, control and enforcement regarding Regiment.
The battalion commander, who came to the job three weeks before the event, received a note command for detecting problems in the operational level professional in the regiment.
The outgoing Chief of battalion commander was disciplined by reprimand on command responsibility that have taken root in norms.
Disciplinary treatment in company commander was transferred to the Commander’s responsibility “shaped steel”.
Chief of general staff, General Gabi Ashkenazi noted that this is a serious incident against IDF values and norms on which it runs.
Refer to the event in general staff forum, stressed the importance of comprehensive treatment and not at a discount because the lessons and conclusions will be taught at all.
Translated from Hebrew