מחבר: שחר רופין, מערכת אתר צה”ל
The attack was Israel territory yesterday (Tuesday), open operation cliff “in the Gaza Strip. In control (in kg) of the Navy detected in the event a terrorist movement towards regional command post (s), close to the Gaza Strip. The terrorists were trying to infiltrate into Israel through the sea surface and simultaneously opened fire at IDF forces.
The new method worked. “This is a precedent-was never sea infiltration to the beach near the post, told in conversation to IDF website Ashdod base in Navy, Colonel a.. “Our understanding is that they were trying to hit the right purpose. We increased alert following warnings and now we raise alert level again, “he added. However, he said that this is an isolated event.
In the event that took place last night came two ashore, and were identified by Beck Cedar post within seconds. While that popped up in the sector, the terrorists opened fire at the post. Naval apprentice were part of the forces that popped up to secure our position and returned fire at the guerrillas. Below you will find the other two terrorists were armed with weapons, as well as diving equipment. The terrorists were shot from the air, sea and land and prevented.
According to Colonel a., motivation to carry out an attack because Hamas is in distress and economic and political isolation, and suffering from undermining his position. “Hamas drags the whole track to cover conflict as” peaceful, explained.
The success of the event has to thwart the right of Beck, who performed the role of detecting increased alertness. “There was recognition. To attack the basket so complex has a very high personal ability and excellent professional skills, “Colonel p. testified. “Beck accompanied the event from start to finish in her observation, she directs the security tool, the gunships and live forces. All naval forces were responsible and our eyes, “he added.
According to the Commander of the base, since operation “pillar” deepens the exact attack capability. “We choose quality more important targets for attack,” Colonel p. adding that “deepened both the knowledge and techniques live forces cooperation.”
Translated from Navy website