UPDATE: Bodies of missing teens have been confirmed by IDF

by The Daily Lede


The bodies found north of Hebron have been confirmed as the three teens, one an American, who went missing roughly two weeks ago.  It has also been reported that they were shot close to the time of kidnapping.  The names and ages of the boys are as follows:

Naftali Fraenkel, age 16, a dual Israeli-American citizen

Gilad Shaar, also 16

Eyal Yifrah, age 19

The Israeli Security Council is said to meet at 9:30pm IDT and a statement is expected to be released shortly thereafter.

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