JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities try to determine the right way to steal a heavy, however unarmed, armored tank from a navy coaching space after it was discovered dumped in a scrap yard.
The Israeli military introduced on Wednesday that an Israeli Merkava 2 tank had disappeared from a coaching space in northern Israel close to the coastal metropolis of Haifa. The coaching space is closed to the general public when in use, however is accessible to passersby.
Police mentioned the 65-ton tank was discovered deserted in a scrap yard close to a navy base. In a video clip from the scene, the inexperienced military tank is proven subsequent to rusty metallic scraps and different industrial waste.
The navy mentioned the Merkava 2 had been out of service for years and was not armed. She mentioned it had just lately been used “as a stationary car for soldier coaching.”
Police mentioned they arrested two suspects within the theft case.