IDF soldier released by Jordanian army after crossing border
A reserve IDF soldier was arrested by the Jordanian army Saturday afternoon after crossing the border near the Sheikh Hussein bridge in the northern Jordan Valley.
The soldier was detained for an hour and a half before being released back to Israel after coordination between Jordanian and Israeli forces.
The soldier left his weapon with a friend before crossing the border.
The IDF has launched an investigation into the incident.
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