Sad ending: Missing IDF soldier found dead

Israel Police and IDF forces have found the body of the IDF soldier who went missing yesterday. The soldier had left his unit during a routine activity in the Golan Heights and had been last seen in the Katzrin area before he disappeared.
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After a day of searches, the body of the IDF soldier who disappeared last night in the Golan Heights was found today. Many military forces and volunteers had joined in the search for the missing soldier until his body was finally found. The military police launched an investigation into the circumstances of the incident.

IDF forces began searching Wednesday for the soldier who had left his unit in the Golan Heights in the afternoon and had since disappeared. The search focused on the Katzrin area, where the soldier was seen last.

"Starting yesterday afternoon, IDF forces along with the Israel Police have been conducting searches for an IDF soldier in the Golan Heights," the IDF Spokesperson's Unit said in a statement.



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