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  Adar II 7, 5773 , 18/03/13

Self-Immolation Thwarted at IDF HQ

A disgruntled soldier whose complaints of mistreatment and demands for early discharge were ignored, infiltrated the IDF central HQ inn Tel Aviv Sunday, poured flammable fluid o himself and a commander and threatened to ignite.

Fortunately, he was overpowered by other soldiers and was apprehended by the MP. He is expected to be discharged early from military service. (

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