IDF clarifies: Body of terrorist erroneously returned to Palestinians

April 15, 2016 20:11

The IDF on Friday said the return earlier in the day of a Palestinian attacker's body occurred "following an error that originated in a misunderstanding."

The IDF initially confirmed that the body of the Palestinian ax attacker, Ibrahim Baradiya, had been returned to Palestinian custody.

An investigation has been launched into how the body was returned contrary to government directives.

"The government sets the policy on returning bodies," the IDF Spokesman said.

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