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In the middle of the night, the IDF suffered its first casualty of the operation as 20 year old Eytan Barak from Herzliya was killed. The Palestinians lost so far about 35 people (the figures are neither clear nor reliable) and about 15 of them were captured by the IDF and taken to interrogation.
These are kids fighting against Hamas, a Muslim terrorist organization who we support with American tax dollars.
Sgt. Eitan Barak, 20, from Herzliya, was killed overnight fighting Hamas terrorists in Gaza. pic.twitter.com/jo9CPlq3cV
— IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) July 18, 2014