Two Israeli soldiers killed by friendly fire during a security patrol near military base in the Jordan Valley
JERUSALEM – Two Israeli soldiers were killed by friendly fire overnight as they carried out a security patrol near a military base in the Jordan Valley, the army said early Thursday.
He said they were misidentified and mistakenly killed by fellow soldiers.
The military said the circumstances were under review and expressed condolences to the bereaved families.
The army did not identify the two soldiers or provide any other information.