Report: IDF soldier tries to set self, commander on fire

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March 17, 2013 15:25

 
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An IDF soldier attempted to light himself and his commander on fire on Sunday at the Kirya Military Base in central Tel Aviv, Channel 10 reported.

The soldier poured flammable liquid on himself and his commander, but soldiers standing nearby subdued him before he could start a fire. No one was injured in the incident.

According to Channel 10, the soldier's actions came after his commander refused his request to be discharged from the army.

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