Press service of the IDF was allowed to publish the name of the officer in the Golani brigade, who was killed yesterday in an accident. This 22-year-old Lieutenant David Golubinci, a resident of Efrat. The funeral officer will take place on 5 July at 16:00 at the military cemetery on mount Herzl in Jerusalem.
The incident occurred yesterday at about 20:00. As reported in the press service of the IDF, the officer verified the readiness of their soldiers to attack.
It is expected that after completion of the exercise one of the soldiers fired the gun and during the inspection of weapons fired from close range in the direction of the officer. On a scene there has arrived the helicopter, which was supposed to bring the wounded to Jerusalem hospital, but doctors were forced to admit his death.
The IDF chief of staff Lieutenant-General Gadi Gadi eizenkot, has ordered to cancel all training planned in the IDF on 6 July. On this day in all divisions of soldiers will hold talks on security regulation at the exercises. There will be a special meeting of the General staff on this issue.
Central district commander major-General Roni NUMA has appointed a special Commission to investigate the circumstances of the incident. Military police began a formal investigation.