June 01, 2012
IDF soldier killed during exchange of fire with terrorist
[Image credit: IDF]
A 20-year-old Golani Brigade soldier was killed Friday in a shootout with a Gaza terrorist. The terrorist tried to infiltrate the western Negev from Gaza and was eliminated during the predawn hours of Friday morning.Fallen soldier identified
The IDF spokesman on Friday identified the soldier killed this morning in a gunfight in Gaza as Sgt. Netanel Moshiashvili, 21.His family and friends are in our thoughts and prayers.
Moshiashvili's family was notified of his death shortly after the incident.
He will be laid to rest at the military cemetery in Ashkelon, the city from which he hails, later on Friday.
RIP Sgt Moshiashvili.