UNIFIL soldier’s corps transferred to Spanish base

JANUARY 28, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Spanish soldier, who lost his life on Wednesday during the shelling that targeted the vicinity of Ghajar and Abbasieh, is named Francisco Javier Soria Toledo (36 years), and had been serving a second term in Lebanon within UNIFIL, NNA field reporter said.

“His body has been transferred to the Spanish battalion’s headquarters, which is located in “Miguel de Cervantes” base in Ibl al-Saqi. A ceremony will be held to honor late Toledo, for his corps to be later transported to Spain.”

It is to note that Spain had asked of the United Nations immediate and thorough investigations into the incident, NNA reporter added.

SOURCE: National news agency – Lebanon