A soldier serving at the Nahal Brigade's training base died Monday at
Soroka Hospital in Beersheba, potentially of a bacterial infection.
Private Dvir Moor Onikobaski reportedly informed his superiors last week
that he felt weak, after which he was sent to the IDF clinic to carry
out medical tests, according to a statement released by the IDF.
His situation deteriorated, and the private began to run a high fever
prompting the clinic to send him on Saturday to the hospital in
Beersheba under fears that he had contracted a serious bacterial
The IDF said in a written statement that it would investigate the
circumstances that lead to the private's sudden death, adding that it
would inform the Onikobaski's family of the results of the
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