Chief of Staff visits largest Givati Brigade exercise in past decade

Lt. Gen. Gantz: Training is the necessary basis to maintain decisive capabilities in unexpected, changing combat situations

Date: 27/06/2012, 5:54 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

Chief of the General Staff Lieutenant General Benny Gantz went to view on Wednesday (June 27) an exercise conducted by the Givati Brigade.

This was the largest exercise conducted by the Givati Brigade in the past decade. Lt. Gen. Gantz was impressed by the activities of the Givati Brigade officers and soldiers.

Chief of Staff visits largest Givati Brigade exercise in past decade

“During this time, the training of forces represents the necessary basis to maintain decisive capabilities in unexpected and changing combat situations,” Lt. Gen. Gantz said.

Chief of Staff visits largest Givati Brigade exercise in past decade

Lt. Gen. Gantz added that he was “happy to see that commanders are continuing the trend of increasing the readiness and fitness of our fighters in various sectors.”

Chief of Staff visits largest Givati Brigade exercise in past decade