Ashkenazi confirms: Kornet missile hit IDF tank

Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi Tuesday, told the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee that earlier this month, a Kornet anti-tank missile was fired at an Israeli tank.


He stated that the missile hit the tank and got through its outer shell but failed to explode inside it. Ashkenazi made it clear that "this is a massive missile, one of the most dangerous in the battlefield, which has already been used against the IDF in the Lebanon War." (Roni Sofer)