Matan Meir, a reservist in Israel’s 551st Brigade’s 697th Battalion and a crew member on the present, was acknowledged to have been “killed in action” on the present’s official X social media account. No particulars have been supplied.
“We are devastated to share that one of our Fauda family members, Matan Meir, was killed in action in Gaza,” the account posted. “Matan was an integral crew member. The cast and crew are heartbroken by this tragic loss. We extend our condolences to Matan’s family and friends. May his soul rest in peace.”
The collection tells the story of Doron, a commander within the Israeli Defense Forces Mista’arvim unit and his workforce.
The collection has been criticized by some for “whitewashing” the Israeli-Palestinian battle and portray an inaccurate image of Gazan life.