Israel punishes troops who appeared to attack Palestinians

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Following the release of a video that apparently shows three IDF soldiers hurling a stun grenade at Palestinian men and driving off, the military has said that it disciplined the soldiers involved; reportedly, a platoon sergeant was sent to jail for 10 days and two other soldiers were also disciplined for acting ‘contrary to military standards.’

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