Hadar Goldin

 

 

 

Age: 23

 

Summary: Israeli soldier and distant relative of Israel's current defense minister Moshe Yaalon who was the focus of international diplomatic and media attention on August 1, 2014 during Operation Protective Edge following a series of events in an escalation of the latest Israel-Gaza conflict when he was reported to have been kidnapped and allegedly taken captive (or possibly killed) by the Palestinian armed-wing governing group Hamas during an ambush on his military unit by Palestinian militants including a suicide bomber while his patrol was engaged in an attack that took place 90 minutes after the ceasefire went into effect.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a suicide bombing explosion

 

Born: February 18, 1991

 

Died: August 1, 2014

 

Location: Rafah, Palestine