6 bodies of helicopter crew to arrive in Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 30, 2010 02:29

The bodies of the six IDF soldiers killed in a helicopter crash in Romania earlier in the week were sent by plane to Israel and were set to arrive early Friday morning, according to the IDF Spokesperson's Unit.

A team from the IDF Rabbinate finished identifying the bodies of the dead servicemen late Thursday night, after which they placed on a plane headed for Israel.

The soldiers' funerals were set to occur later on Friday.


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