IDF returns Syrian caught crossing into Israel

May 31, 2017 22:03
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After being questioned by security forces, the Syrian citizen who crossed the border fence from Syria into the Golan Heights was returned to Syria on Wednesday.

The man was caught unarmed by the IDF on Tuesday crossing into Israel from Syria.

The IDF neglected to comment on how the man succeed in crossing over into Israeli territory and no further details were provided.

This rare incident comes on the heels of another attempt to infiltrate Israeli territory through the northern border.

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