Sariya Ofer, an IDF reserve colonel, was murdered overnight in his home in the Jordan Valley community of Brosh Habika. According to Ofer’s wife, who managed to escape, two Palestinians attacked them with metal rods and axes.

“At this stage, the IDF is not yet confirming what type of weapons was used,” an IDF spokesperson toldĀ The Long War Journal. The spokesperson added that “at this point assessments about motives (terror vs. criminal) and anything more are all being examined.” […]