Monday, February 12, two soldiers accidentally drove into Jenin, where their car began to throw stones. One of the soldiers had stolen weapons. This reports the press service of the IDF.
As a result of the incident, the soldiers received minor injuries from shards of shattered glass. The injured soldier was taken to hospital «and Emek» in Afula.
Soldiers managed to leave the city under the mediation of the civil administration in Judea and Samaria. Media associated with Hamas, said that the soldiers were rescued by Palestinian police and taken to the checkpoint «Jamla».
Palestinian Agency Maan published photos and video of the incident. It is shown that the vehicle mistakenly drove into Jenin, were two soldiers – a young man and a girl (with an automatic rifle on his lap). The time of the attack is not shown. But the published photos, which show that the girl’s bloody face.
There is begun investigation of circumstances of incident. The IDF reported that the injured soldiers serve in the Jenin area and are not familiar with it.