תאריך: 17/06/2007, 00:00    

Today, Sunday, at Tamuz 5767, June 17, 2007, held at the International Convention Center in Jerusalem, Shai ceremony Chief of general staff, General Gabi Ashkenazi, orphans.
The ceremony was attended by more than 1,500 orphans and widows in presence of Chief of general staff, General Gabi Ashkenazi, Israeli army commanders and champions the troops.
The event showed various artists. Also divided into orphans Shai () named Chief of general staff, General Gabi Ashkenazi, and the Department of human resources division.
In the remarks, Chief of staff General Gabi Ashkenazi, said: “we vow we continue from where the parents. The IDF continues to maintain and we retain about you. Note in difficult moments that your army and he is with you. Continue and stand you in and accompanies you in joys and anniversaries. IDF proud. ”
Director and the officers, Colonel Mountain Laurel, delivered during the ceremony when she turns to IDF orphans turn: “I take you in warmth to my heart,
Together with you the prayer bereavement will not add to expand. ”
The IDF and cherish the bereaved families and to maintain close contact and are supported throughout the year by the existence of meetings and events. As part of this activity, on 1 July 2007, will open the IDF which orphan camp lasting a week.

Translated from Hebrew

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