Flesh in Ashkelon Gaza Division: outdoor exercise scheme’s first.

צילום: גיל קרמר, דובר צה”ל

The exercise was held in Ashkelon and its proximity to the sea depicts the containing a thicket,
Tall buildings and open space. At the same time exercise caught a terrorist trying to infiltrate into Israel territory.

תאריך: 28/11/2013, 13:10    
מחבר: דניאל חסון, אתר צה”ל

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חטיבה 188
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The green light flashes and changes to red, one of the nodes in one of the streets in the city of Ashkelon. Armored military vehicle glanced the cars on the road, the soldiers marched in uniform and other light troops as enemy. Military vehicles drove the alleys and dark stairways and along cold articles on the outskirts of the city.

Flesh in Ashkelon Gaza Division: outdoor exercise scheme’s first.

This is the first exercise manipulate Gaza Division, making the Division the most extreme scenarios. As part of the training for the city of Ashkelon, where it seemed a completely different place but not out of sight on the Gaza Strip. “We chose Ashkelon because of sacrifice.
For the Division, and its similar characteristics to the Gaza Strip – urban, tall buildings, open spaces and close to the sea, “a Gaza Commander, Brig. Gen. Mickey

The exercise, which lasts through the week, was attended by many forces. The forces were also manipulated infantry troops, armor and reserve. Referring to these forces,
Mao noted that “the IDF training facilities do not allow practice dimensions of Division. The exercise will take place in succession, including the challenges to her. “

Flesh in Ashkelon Gaza Division: outdoor exercise scheme’s first.

Throughout the exercise, the Division strives to maintain a healthy lifestyle in the city. Ashkelon residents should be proud that the city chosen to exercise, “said Brig. Gen. Yoel Edelstein.
“Many were willing to effort, and offered help to the soldiers,” he added with a smile.

Colonel aishu1, 188 and a resident of Ashkelon hospital originally told the IDF site that “exercise
Challenging the Division headquarters, making her and improves your readiness. The glossiness is decorated with the Golan Heights, but the Multinational Brigade for intra-Theatre lift operates in all sectors.

Flesh in Ashkelon Gaza Division: outdoor exercise scheme’s first.

In addition, specify Division that in parallel with the ongoing security operations continued in the region. This morning arrested a Palestinian who wanted the fence in Gaza, armed with a grenade.
The Mao noted that IDF forces arrested him quickly, just a few feet from the fence.
“It was a quick, sharp, determined and decisive,” said Brig. Gen. Yoel Edelstein. “Organizations in the Gaza Strip studying at IDF, agility and we will continue to serve as a buffer between the residents,” concluded.

Translated from Hebrew