Hebron: Lost bag with classified documents returned to the IDF by Palestinians

A bag with classified documents, IDF uniforms and ammunition was found thrown on the side of the road near Hebron. Palestinians who discovered the bag handed it over to the Palestinian Authority, which transferred it to the IDF’s Hebron Coordination and Liaison Office.
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An IDF bag carrying classified documents was discovered by Palestinians in the area of Hebron. The Palestinians claimed they found the bag in the area of Highway 35 near Hebron and returned it to Israeli security forces.

Inside the bag were classified documents as well as uniforms and ammunition ready for use. The bag was returned to the IDF thanks to the close security coordination between the Israeli and Palestinian security forces.

After the bag reached their hands, the Palestinian Authority contacted the Hebron Coordination and Liaison Office and made its return to the IDF possible. The circumstances in which the bag was lost have still not been clarified by the IDF.

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