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  8/27/2014, Elul 1, 5774

Second Victim Killed by Mortar: Shahar Melamed


The name of the second man killed by a mortar shell that struck Kibbutz Nirim Tuesday has been cleared for publication.

The victim is Shahar Melamed, 43. He is survived by three children and his wife, Anat. Melamed was born in the kibbutz and worked as manager of its garage. He is described as an exemplary family man, who devoted all of his time and energy to raising his children.