President Herzog to honor three hostages mistakenly shot by the IDF.

20 March 2024

Alon Shamriz, Yotam Haim, and Samar Talalka went to great lengths to signal their identities to the IDF after escaping captivity in mid-December . They approached a group of soldiers in Gaza City’s Shejaiya neighborhood, but the soldiers fired as they came near, killing all three . An IDF probe was launched after the hostages were killed and found that they had been shirtless and one was carrying