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        2/5/2014, Adar 5, 5774

      Gantz: We'll Investigate 'Friendly Fire' Incident in Gaza

      IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz promised on Tuesday that the IDF would continue to investigate the incident overnight Monday in which 21-year-old Captain Tal Nahman was killed by friendly fire.

      "We woke up this morning to an unfortunate incident. A major disaster to his family and a great and unfortunate disaster for us,” said Gantz at the annual conference of the Yad Labanim organization, which honors Israel’s fallen soldiers.