Chief: soldiers are guided by compass-which values the sanctity of life.


Popular Forum members participated in a symposium at the Museum Yad Vashem, Holocaust day. IDF Chief: never aspired to be a model for others.

תאריך: 31/03/2014, 14:44    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Today (Monday) the General staff of the IDF, led by Chief of general staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, Symposium at Yad Vashem Museum in Jerusalem.
The seminar turned into tradition, focusing this year on “selfish” guard Dawg -Rescue as the Holocaust. During the seminar was the “ב”אנדרטת Memorial Museum Yad Vashem.
“In this class, we dedicate to the rescue as the Supreme value in the Holocaust, I think about all those” light “-all those Jewish saviours defended brethren all those righteous among the Nations not stood against-concerning the illuminating the darkest period in human history,” said Chief today.

“Above all a religious imperative or ideological opposition to the Nazi regime, it was
The spinal cord of their values that led them to such an exemplary, leading them to risk their lives for others. Israel Defense Forces designed by the world’s values and his commanders and soldiers are guided by the same compass with values about the sanctity of life, and evil.

“The IDF never aspired to be a model for others to combination of steadfastness and victory, while maintaining dignity and morals of fighting,” added Lieutenant General Gantz.

Translated from Hebrew