Date: January 23, 2005, 12:33 pm on tensions in the North, Chief of the General staff, Gen. Benjamin Gantz (), in the northern command and the IDF on alert. “Our forces
Follow what’s happening in high vigilance, “Chief.” we set and correct any action required. The public in the North lived his life routine undisturbed, beyond the performed the required vigilance. Just north is quiet and powerful, and the IDF will act responsibly and with determination and strength required on the other “.

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