Givati said 30 years anniversary: first report for “command”

תרח”ט גבעתי, צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

Givati Brigade “marked 30 years anniversary, celebratory rally held in Ashdod. Southern Command Chief, Maj. Gen. Sami turgeman: “the Division has signed a series of counter-terrorism operations”

תאריך: 25/04/2013, 21:58    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Tonight (Thursday) mentioned the Givati Brigade 30 years anniversary, at a rally held in Ashdod, the town of the Division. The rally took place in the presence of the Mayor of Ashdod, Yehiel lasri, at Foundation Chairman, Mr. Asher goldschlager, Commander of the southern command, General Shlomo (Sammy) turgeman, the Commander of the Givati Brigade, Colonel Ofer levy, the first headquarters of the Givati Brigade, Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Yehuda Duvdevani, bereaved families
And the past and present.

The rally opened full boost Ben Zvi, Captain Rami Ben-Zvi’s mother, who died in 1987 when operational, lighting a torch remembrance to commemorate the founding members Division
Until today. This class more awards to outstanding units.
Southern command, General Shlomo (Sammy) turgeman said tonight that “we commemorate today proudly for 30 years to the Givati Brigade. Already since its establishment and up to these days worked and fought the Warriors
Givati Brigade on the House, to protect themselves, in spirit and body in all sectors and in all regions,
The various fighting in Gaza, in Lebanon, in Judea, Samaria and the Chinese border. In the last decade, the Division signed a series of operations against terrorism in Gaza which have killed hundreds of terrorists. “

“Operation cast lead” has led the Division the units operating in the southern command and determined professional fighting brought the operation achievement on the terrorism and security.
And peace to the people of the South. It was also the last November in the operation “pillar” – this was the first time the Givati Brigade and become leader to stand up and be ready to order, “added Gen. turgeman.

The Brigade Commander, Colonel Ofer levy, said that “30 years of weekends and the heritage, dear friends, who were roommates, and fell over the years in routine operations and in combat. Giv’ati 30 years of ongoing security operations in all major sectors in Lebanon, Judea, Samaria and Gaza. That numerous civilians you sleep there without knowing that it is their right, it is children who continued to play undisturbed as shlmeno. And this is our duty to be vigilant. “

Translated from Hebrew