Regev, Goldwasser coffins arrive at army base; PM, Barak families expected

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 16, 2008 20:19

The coffins of Ehud Goldwasser and Eldad Regev arrived at an army base near Akko on Wednesday evening. Their families were expected to arrive shortly to say their farewells. Also expected at the base were Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Defense Minister Ehud Barak. In the coming hour the exchange deal is expected to conclude, when International Red Cross Staff transfer 199 bodies of Lebanese fighters which were buried in Israel.


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