Two commandos from Israel's elite undercover anti-terror unit have been suspended and are facing expulsion from the service amid accusations they shot a camel.
The soldiers, from the feared Duvdevan Unit, have been charged with animal cruelty and firearms offences after a video of the incident surfaced.
Allegedly filmed by one of the men, the clip shows the off-duty pair driving past a camel by a sand dune near the Dead Sea while one of them fires at the helpless animal.
As the bullet hits the unsuspecting camel - which later died - hysterical laughter can be heard coming from the car.
At a preliminary hearing, the soldier who fired the fatal shot was asked about the laughter and admitted: 'We were in a kind of euphoria. It was exciting.'
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