IDF unit returns to operational activity after friendly-fire incident

IDF's elite commando unit Egoz returned to training and operational activity following the deaths of two officers in a friendly-fire incident last week, the IDF's Spokesperson Unit stated on Tuesday.

IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi visited Egoz's training on Tuesday and held a discussion with officers and soldiers on the incident.

28-year-old Maj. Ofek Aharon and 26-year-old Maj. Itamar Elharar were killed after another officer mistook them for armed terrorists.

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