Names released of two IDF soldiers killed in Golan grenade blast

July 17, 2016 15:49

The names were released Sunday afternoon of the two IDF soldiers killed when a grenade detonated in the possession of a military vehicle on Mount Hermon, after the details of the incident were cleared for publication.

The casualties were named as lone soldier Sgt. Shlomo Rindenow, 20, a soldier in the 401 Brigade, originally from New Jersey, and 24-year-old St.-Sgt. Husam Tafash, of Beit Jann. OC Northern Command, Maj.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi, has appointed a commission to investigate the incident.

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