IDF Soldier Killed During An Operation In Ramallah

Date: 07/05/2009, 10:22 AM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

An IDF (Zahal) soldier, Sergeant Noam Adin Rechter Levi, was killed on Wednesday night (May 6). The soldier was shot during an IDF (Zahal) operation in the village of Birzeit. His family has been notified.

During the operation, the Duhifa Battalion of the Kfir Brigade were engaged in a confrontation between IDF (Zahal) forces and the Palestinians. During the confrontation, Sergeant Noam Adin Rechter Levi was killed by a gun shot.

The security forces arrested several Palestinians and the incident is being investigated. Details regarding the funeral will soon be announced.