אירוע החילוץ, היום. צילום: דובר צה”ל
The incident took place in the West, as fighters patrol the HFC noticed other travelers inside the mine. The two were rescued unharmed.
תאריך: 12/09/2013, 17:16
מחבר: דניאל חסון, אתר צה”ל
Maintenance staff the minefields of 80th ‘ rescued today a pair of citizens from a minefield in the West. Citizens, a man in the 1960s to haiw and a woman in her forties, are nature researchers butterflies and insects. They explore and notice the warning signs of surface mined. “They rescued unharmed,” said team leader (Peck), Lieutenant Eviatar Amar. “This could end in disaster.
Tour of the HFC fighters spotted the hikers when they were at a depth of 40 m inside, which is adjacent to the settlement. Had mine field team dispatched to the area.
“We are many hens for situations such as these,” explained Lieutenant Amar. “These include extracting all kinds of forces – legs, cornices, skilled and unskilled.
In this case it is a foot and skilled manpower. He added that rescue civilians is the most challenging because we can’t guarantee to hear the instructions.
The team rescued the visitors with their special equipment – shoes for walking in minefields, as, goggles and metal detectors. This is a trained rescue team belonging to the Engineering Division forces. His role is to handle any issue that mine field and engineering needs.
In 1968 the Willow Creek mines em 35 type ו”קרמבו. Since it’s been in many floods and is drifting mines and are inactive. However, the area is defined in micosh and כ”חשוד can be fatal. IDF forces work silently on delimitation, neutralize and eliminate landmines from areas that may be toiilim and the guaranteed to keep obey warning signs Last year she began work in the Jordan Valley to clear all the mines in the area.
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Translated from Hebrew