British police arrested at the airport upon arrival in the UK of a reserve officer of the IDF on suspicion of involvement in war crimes committed during operation protective edge. The Israeli was released after several hours, after intervention by the Israeli Foreign Ministry, reports The Jerusalem Post.
The reserve officer was detained because his name was contained in the list of participants of «operation enduring rock», transferred to the authorities of the European States Pro-Palestinian organizations. The list of defendants allegedly involved in war crimes committed by the IDF during the «Enduring rock» in the summer of last year.
The detainee was interrogated for several hours, and he was released after intervention from the Israeli foreign Ministry and the international law division of the Prosecutor’s office of the IDF. After liberation, the British authorities brought the Israeli apology.
It is reported that in the lists of Pro-Palestinian organizations appear as the soldiers of the IDF, and soldiers of a stock whose names appeared not only in media but also in social networks.