IDF soldier killed in border incident in Egypt

מפקד פיקוד הדרום, האלוף טל רוסו, מסייר בזירת הפיגוע. צילום: דובר צה”ל

The corporal Nathanael Jeddah Mozambican settlement. Another soldier sustained minor injuries during the attack targeted medium of three armed terrorists in Israel-Egypt border mountain area. Increased attack power in Israel home front

תאריך: 21/09/2012, 17:30    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל


An IDF soldier was killed and another soldier wounded suffered moderate today (Friday) at noon during a bombing attack targeted three armed terrorists in Israel-Egypt border. The name of the deceased is corporal Nathanael, 20 diamonds bracket.
The message was delivered to his family. PFC Nathaniel diamonds was posthumously promoted to corporal.
CPL. Faculty brought to rest at the cemetery in Modiin on Saturday.
Noon (Friday) opened three terrorists fire at IDF force which engaged in routine security operations in Israel-Egypt border mountain region. The soldiers stormed along with another force was nearby and consequently killed three terrorists. Research
Preliminary investigation reveals that the terrorists came equipped with two belts, one of which went off during contact with IDF force; A machine gun and three RPG launchers. The more it becomes clear that the terrorists are not
Wearing a uniform but tried to disguise their clothes to the desert. Other details of the incident are still under investigation in southern command.
The scene came Commander Southern command, Aluf Tal Russo, Commander of the 80th Division, Brigadier General nadav and initial debriefing, unadulterated Zit popping with the troops. OC Southern command praised the determination and action. The IDF spokesperson, Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai (Foley), noted that according to the findings, it is evident that the force had managed to thwart a big attack intended to harm citizens of Israel. No terrorists managed to penetrate Israel territory on this occasion. Following the incident, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, Chief of the State system to examine the implications of the incident.
The IDF did not suffer any harm to citizens of the State of Israel and security forces and act against anyone who is against terrorism of the State of Israel.

IDF soldier killed in border incident in Egypt

At the end of July, terrorists opened fire last bus transporting soldiers in the area.
Ein Netafim, Israel-Egypt border. There are no casualties but damage to the bus.
Last June killed a civilian in an attack with anti-tank and light arms fire, firing, during
Work on the border fence at Egypt border Israel.

During a tour of the Ganz Chief two months ago in Egypt, Israel’s border Chief said that “terrorist bases are emergent in Sinai. We expect Egypt to exercise their sovereignty. ” A month ago the head General Aviv kochavi charge that “recently prevented more than 10 fatal attacks on infrastructure. Sinai is a secondary priority in the agenda of Egypt and nowadays takes place on axes
Infrastructure of terrorist attacks “.

IDF soldier killed in border incident in Egypt

Weaponry seized at the scene.

Translated from Hebrew