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Remains of missing IDF soldier Majdi Halabi identified
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
October 11, 2012 14:53

A tourist discovered the remains of the missing Druse IDF soldier Majdy Halabi two weeks ago in a forest near east Jerusalem's Isfiya, the IDF confirmed Thursday. Halabi went missing in May 2005.

IDF Spokesman confirmed that the bodily remains match the missing soldier's DNA.

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