Finished work Commission, formed after the death of officer reservist of Elchanan of Brezner during a forced March in the Jordan valley.
According to reports in the Israeli media, members of the Commission found violations in the preparation for the race. In particular, not have been issued before the necessary forced marches documents. As it turned out during the investigation, the forms were filled by officers retroactively. One of the officers responsible for the preparation of the exercise, during a meeting with members of the Commission of inquiry gave false testimony.
The results of the investigation, said the 10th Israeli television channel, two officers were removed from office. The Deputy commander of the battalion was sentenced to seven days in military prison.
A March under the motto «From sea to sea» was held on March 21. The route began at the Dead sea and ended at the sea of Galilee. Before the race, all participants aged 20 to 40 years of age had to fill out forms about your condition.
On the fifth kilometer of the race 36-year-old officer-reservist became ill with heart and, despite given him first aid, he died.
36-year-old Elhanan, Brenner was a resident of the village of Katzir. He is survived by his wife and two children.