Nir Gur 311.
(photo credit: Courtesy)
61-year-old desert survival expert, Nir Gur was found on Wednesday night near Kibbutz Yagur after a massive police search which included use of a helicopter. RELATED:
He was reported to be in a confused state, slightly scratched but otherwise unharmed.
survival expert missing
was due to attend a meeting at Seminar Hakibutzim on Tuesday but
never arrived. His wife reported him missing Wednesday morning,
sparking widespread media publicity and a national search.
months ago Gur was found in the Golan, naked
with a gun shot wound
to his head.
He barely survived and was unconscious for a month. When he awoke he
had no recollection of how he came to be in that state and police have
been unable to solve the case.
Gur is a former director of the Ein Gedi field school and
desert survival center which gave courses for young people, including
courses designed to help youths with emotional problems. He is one of
Israel's foremost experts on desert survival and is not
known to have enemies.