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  8/12/2011, Av 12, 5771

Paratroop Commander Quits on Sexual Attack Claims


Military police are investigating the claims of a paratroop company that its commander assaulted soldiers sexually while they were sleeping.

The commander was summoned to appear before his superiors for a clarification following the complaints of the troops, at which time he requested to be dismissed from his command and from the Israel Defense Forces. The request was approved.