IDF chief orders all combat soldiers to carry weapons while off duty

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February 22, 2016 21:15

 
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IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot ordered on Monday that all soldiers serving in combat units will be required to carry their weapons while off duty.

The order comes as Israeli citizens are on increasingly high alert as a current wave of terror attacks, which began in September 2015, continues to plague the country.

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