(THE TIMES OF ISRAEL) This afternoon, the Israel Defense Forces has announced the deaths of another nine soldiers killed fighting in northern Gaza against Hamas terrorists.
The soldiers are named as Lt. Ariel Reich, 24, from Jerusalem; Cpl. Asif Luger, 21, from Yagur; Sgt. Adi Danan, from Yavne; Staff Sgt. Halel Solomon, 20, from Dimona; Staff Sgt. Erez Mishlovsky, 20, from Oranit; Staff Sgt. Adi Leon, 20, from Nili; Cpl. Ido Ovadia, 19, from Tel Aviv; Cpl. Lior Siminovich, 19, from Herzliya; and Staff Sgt. Roei Dawi, 20, from Jerusalem.
A statement from the military adds that two other infantry soldiers were seriously wounded yesterday in Gaza.