תאריך: 03/09/2012, 00:00
The IDF says that today (Monday), 16 Elul, 3 September 2012, the annual conjugal ceremony commemorating the martyrs of the Givati Brigade “in Josh Castle.
Conducted in the presence of Mr Yohanan Plesner politician, Deputy Director General of the Ministry of Defense and head of families and commemoration in the Defense Ministry, Mr. Aryeh Mualem, Chief of the General staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, Commander of the southern command, Aluf Tal Russo, Commander of Givati Brigade, Colonel Ofer levy, brigade commanders in the past and the present, and bereaved families attended officers and soldiers of the Givati Brigade.
The State and the Givati Brigade bride “199 spaces during 29 years of intensive activity in defending the country and maintaining the security of its citizens.
“Givati” took part in many operations that have shaped the face of the State of Israel for long years of fighting in Lebanon, the Swoosh in the Gaza Strip, the second Lebanon war, operation “hot winter” operation cast lead.
Operations and wars which participated, Givati Brigade “in past and present on Israel’s borders and continues to work to protect the security of its inhabitants.
Chief of staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz “ceremony today, IDF soldiers and commanders, and determined campaign against our distant relatives. Less than twenty kilometres separate between us and the terror organizations in Gaza. Between the light looking for the terrorist bombing in the region and Israel space – they try tirelessly hit the State of Israel and its citizens. Them going strong “and IDF
Givati Brigade Commander, Colonel Ofer levy at the ceremony: “these days, doing intense activity Division units in Gaza and the western border, which returned after nearly two years of absence. Brigade commanders and members do days nights protect residents of the South, and are preparing themselves in parallel conflict that may develop from the South or North. Be whatever conflict — Givati Brigade “finds itself in the thick of things in the most complex and as expected us to execute tasks on the bright side.
Therefore disturbmy fragile peace, one of us – and she won “.
Translated from Hebrew