Abducted Israeli soldier Hadar Goldin. Photo: Channel 2.
Ynet — Missing IDF officer Second Lieutenant Hadar Goldin, said to have been captured by Hamas, was declared dead by Chief Military Rabbi Brig.-Gen. Raffi Peretz on Saturday, at 11:25pm.
The Givati commander died in combat on Friday, August 1, 2014, in Rafah when a terrorist emerged from a tunnel in the southern Gaza Strip and detonated himself near an IDF force, killing another officer and a soldier from Givati Brigade — Major Benaya Sarel and Staff Sergeant Liel Gidoni.
Source: The Algemeiner