IDF soldier killed in motorcycle crash to get army funeral

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 29, 2010 11:33

A decision has been made to bury IDF soldier who died in a motorcycle accident in a military cemetery.

Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein ruled Tuesday that the soldier, Yair Sassoon, who was considered a deserter will receive a military burial.The decision came after the IDF Spokesperson's Unit had said on Sunday that the army would not provide Sasson with a military funeral because he was a deserter.


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