IDF Officer, Lieutenant Nissim Ben David, 22 of Ashdod, and IDF soldier Staff Sergeant Gad Yitzhak Ezra, 22 of Bat Yam, were killed today from shots fired at them in the Jenin refugee camp.

The fallen soldier and officer’s families have been notified.

The funeral of Staff Sergeant Gad Yitzhak will be held tomorrow, Friday 05 April 2002, at 11:00 in the military cemetery in Holon. The IDF Spokesperson conveys the family’s wishes that the press refrain from covering the services.

The funeral of Lieutenant Nissim Ben David will be held tomorrow, Friday 05 April 2002, at 13:00 in the military cemetery in Ashdod. The IDF Spokesperson conveys the family’s wishes that the press refrain from covering the services.