JPost By: Maariv Online
The investigation has come at the heels of a story that broke on Thursday on Channel 2.
Defense Minister, Moshe Ya’alon said on Friday that the IDF has been directed to open an investigation into the leak of classified information by released soldiers to the NGO Breaking the Silence.
The investigation has come at the heels of a story that broke on Thursday on Channel 2 that alleged that the left-wing NGO was gathering intelligence information on the IDF after obtaining undercover footage depicting activists asking soldiers questions pertaining to intelligence and operational activities.
“Following the article from Channel 2 on the activities of Breaking the Silence, I have directed the IDF to conduct an investigative inquiry into soldiers’ release of classified information from their service in the army,” Ya’alon wrote on Twitter.