Sep 28, 2022
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Staff Sgt. (res.) Sahar Elbaz, from the Givati Brigade was awarded the Bonei Zion (Builders of Zion) Prize in the IDF and National Service Young Leadership Award category in a Knesset ceremony on Monday. Elbaz is a lone soldier originally from California, who made aliyah in 2012. He was honored for single handedly killing four Hamas terrorists during a tunnel-destroying mission in Operation Protective Edge two years ago, The Times of Israel reported.