IDF Officer Killed, Soldier Lightly Wounded, 8 Jan 2009 14:21 IST

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8 January 2009

Officer Killed, Soldier Lightly Wounded by Anti-Tank Missile

An IDF officer was killed and another soldier was lightly wounded this morning during a fire-fight in the central Gaza Strip.  The soldiers, both from the Kfir Brigade, were hit by an anti-tank missile.

The wounded soldier was evacuated to hospital for medical treatment.

Both families have been notified.

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