IDF: we must keep the IDF values and not succumb to provocation

Brig. Gen. Mordechai was referring to severe event during which used the סמח”ט Valley violently against a protester. “The case is questioned and the lessons are disseminated to commanders,” said

תאריך: 16/04/2012, 12:56    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

The IDF spokesperson, Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai (Foley), today (Monday) at his official Facebook page for the film
It recorded Lt. Col. Shalom Eisner, Deputy Commander of the Jordan Valley Division, beating a demonstrator using M-16 rifle. Lieutenant Colonel Eisner was suspended yesterday from his job by OC Central command, Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon.

According to Brig. Gen. Mordecai “the fatal event that took place in the Valley goes against IDF values and therefore the officer was suspended immediately from Office pending thorough investigation. There are factors
Including anarchists and warmongers bickering, and cursing the denigrating our soldiers in an attempt to generate media coverage, but the responsibility lies with us to maintain IDF values and turn into a provocation. “

He also said the IDF spokesperson stated that “the Brigade Commander spoke with Valley is investigating the issue and lessons are available for all generated IDF commanders.

Meanwhile, the military advocate general, Brig. Gen. Danny Efroni, ordered an investigation in the end transferred the findings to advocate and decide whether to file charges against Lieutenant Colonel Eisner

Translated from Hebrew