The IDF Spokesperson announces that the Chief IDF Rabbi, Brig. Gen. Rabbi Israel Weiss, has determined that the kidnapped IDF soldiers, Staff Sergeants Beni Avraham, Adi Avitan, and Omad Suad, are no longer alive. The families of the soldiers were informed this morning. The Rabbi will first visit the homes of the families and then make his official announcement of his decision. The IDF and the defense administration will continue act to bring home the soldiers. IDF soldiers and commanders share in the great pain of the families.