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  1/29/2012, Shevat 5, 5772

Soldiers from Select Units Suspected of Drug Use, Deals

Seven soldiers, most of them from combat units were arrested, Sunday morning on suspicion of dealing drugs and using them during military operations. Detectives raided the homes of the soldiers in northern Tel Aviv and detained them for questioning.

The arrests were made possible by a widespread intelligence investigation. The Spokesperson's Office of the Israel Defense Forces said the findings of the investigation will be brought to the Military Prosecutor's Office.