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An Israel Defense Forces soldier who went missing yesterday was found dead in the Golan Heights.
The soldier's family has been notified and an investigation has been opened into the cause of his death
IDF forces and police conducted extensive searches in the Golan Heights when the soldier went missing after leaving his unit.
The soldier left his unit during regular operational activity. He was last seen in the area of Katzrin.