Dvir Sorek is the hesder student at Ohr Torah Mahanayim murdered last night in Gush Etzion, it has been cleared for publication.
Dvir, 19, a resident of Ofra, was the son of journalist Yoav Sorek, editor of the “Hashiloach” publication, and his wife Rachel.
Sorek was murdered last night and his body found toward morning near Kibbutz Migdal Oz in Gush Etzion. Security forces dispatched to the scene began extensive searches. His yeshiva said that he had gone to Yerushalayim to buy seforim for the yeshiva, and at night was on his way back to the yeshiva.
At a certain point, contact was lost with him. At 7:30 pm police received a report of a missing person, and forces began extensive searches to locate the soldier. His body was found in the area of the Etzion Regional Brigade at 3 am. Arutz Sheva
Dvir’s grandfather was also killed in a terror attack exactly 19 years ago. Rabbi Benjamin Harling Hy”d was killed by terrorists who shot a group of tourists near mount Ebal in 2000.