תאריך: 23/06/15    
מחבר: ברית אלמוג

Is that why until today, among the Ethiopian dark wing formed a strong bond. To preserve this relationship, last month visiting the base for outstanding high school students from the community of Ethiopia, for the third year in a row. The visit was attended by 150 students and their parents, and is designed to strengthen the relationship between the students and their parents to the service offered by the sea arm.

“The Ethiopian community doesn’t know enough of our activities, and to this day is to expose members of the community to the arm,” explained Maj. Assaf gobena, techno-linguistic Center (I) of the old officer, who immigrated to Israel as a child. “The connection between visiting craft and talk to commanders in the field with the boys from the community, getting them to come here. It is also important for youth for recruitment and for parents who want to understand where their kids go to the server, and how it does in reality.

The arm holding the Ethiopian members

The visit of a witness is initiated of “future leaders” in conjunction with arm (an organization that runs an after-school program for students learning the Ethiopian members). During the visit, visited the missile boats sa’ar 5 model and Saar 4.5 and shared security. In addition, the event Forum took some fighters and commanders of members serving in arm, which shared a personal story and answer the questions of those present.

“In this case we have uncovered the next generation of the Ethiopian to plant, particularly the operational system and the Warrior,” said Chief Superintendent, Col. msfen, Dalia Gershon. “The relationship between the arm members of the Ethiopian community is about hard days of operation Moses in which took part in sea wing effort, and continues to strengthen. We want to encourage the integration of the Ethiopian boy in the arm with an emphasis on combat roles, so it’s the third time we’re having this meeting. We consider it of paramount importance “.

The boys who took part in the visit pass significant preparation for the IDF service, starting from the first order to the army recruitment “as far as we are concerned, the aim of these seminars is the best preparation for boys for military service,” said Lt.-Col. (Res.) Issachar, nested the organizers. “We want to strengthen the relationship between parents and children and military integration. Most parents haven’t served in the IDF, they don’t understand the system, and some even disapprove of it. Therefore, it is important that we incorporate visits to allay some of their fears, “he concluded.

Translated from Navy website

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