תאריך: 20/12/2007, 00:00
, Maj. Gen. Yoav Gallant, give honorable mention, first years of fighting in the Gaza Strip area, Captain Nitai Cmdr. dolls of the Barak Brigade
Golani. The commendation will be awarded to the dolls demonstrating courage, resourcefulness, determination, leadership and personal example when commanded soldiers foiled an attempted and attack Israeli settlement in Gaza Strip wrapper.
Event details: on 21 July 2007 identified suspicious movement close to the perimeter fence in the Gaza Strip. Barak battalion force of Golani Brigade in charge of the company commander, Capt. Nitai
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The company commander and platoon commander moved the head rush, one of the terrorists, while giving orders. Then, a company commander with two soldiers.
The company commander ordered his soldiers to lie down and stormed toward the bomber. During the onslaught, sold out
The weapon of Nitai and resourceful lot, and at the risk of his life, jumped into the terrorist with his bare hands. During the thrust has detected that the bomber about to detonate a grenade spray and held regularly bringing terrorist that might have soaked up most of the fragmentation grenade. After the grenade blast, and despite the injury, he continued to hold terrorists and fight him until the troops stormed the terrorist and killed him.
Next week will give the Commander Southern command commendation to Capt. Nitai on dolls courage, resourcefulness and his actions in the incident.
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