תאריך: 27/01/2014, 00:00    

The IDF spokesperson onlyone ethics (2), 26 תשע”ד tribe, 27 January 2014, the IDF initiated forest event” ה”סטף” site in Jerusalem.

 

The incident took place in the presence of Defense Minister, Mr. Moshe (Boogie)
Ya’alon, Chairman of Israel’s Jewish National Fund, Mr epic EFI stenzler, Chief of the General staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz and general staff forum for may.

 

This event is held at the initiative of Chief of general staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, who decided on planting a forest in the State of Israel by soldiers, and thus to strengthen relation. The connection to ground, and went abroad, constitute
A foundation stone in the sense of mission and commitment of soldiers to protect the State of Israel and to preserve nature.

 

The IDF’s general staff and families may choose Forum members who have passed away, they planted trees in the Grove today staff which northern branch of the IDF “forest” to hint at the South of the country and also some from IDF units.

 

Tree planting ceremony held at the International Holocaust Memorial Day and the resurrection and victory, legacy of the Jewish country.

 

The “beresheet Forest Grove IDF General staff” are a joint venture of the IDF and the Israel National Fund.

 

The Security Minister, Mr. Moshe Ya’alon (logical): ”
Icons, today is also international Holocaust Memorial Day, it’s impossible not to see symbolism in the transition from event to event. In the event he could remember grandparents and other family members, who did not survive the Holocaust. I find it hard to believe that at the time they believed three years after the end of World War II, a State of Israel as an independent State and national home for the Jewish people sitting here in these tent responsible basically, some more
Before, independence, independence struggle, a struggle which began before the establishment of Israel and ends today. On the day of planting, and the day we increase grip, we do it symbolically here, the General staff and general staff Grove. Insofar we won to ancestors what became such a magnificent tree.
Called the Israel Defense Forces, which is undoubtedly the most powerful army in the Middle East.
Military deterrent preventing wars first of all based on deterrence. This generation is also expected of the General staff, is to continue to look at it long-term vision and nourish the tree, so the fruit will be that the next generation can not plume myself either upon them, those who did what they did to them. “

 

According to the Chief of the General staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz: IDF forest reflects the special relationship between Israeli society to the society from which it is constructed and it is the company that builds it. Since its founding, the IDF was an integral part of the social landscape in Israel, and now is also part of the country and its landscapes. I
Find special significance that the planting ceremony held today, the day indicate worldwide international Holocaust day. No tangible and symbolic way to specify this day than planting trees in the State of Israel, the Jewish State. Not to chose to plant the Grove of staff in this special place and the Forum
This historical relationship between ‘ then ‘ ו’עכשיו ‘ so real. From the stories that have developed among whom we built that for some are personal experiences and memories.

 

Desert
Chairman of Israel’s Jewish National Fund, Mr epic: the EFI stenzler day we commemorate to champions. We chose to locate broken Grove on the subject and site are one of a kind, in Jerusalem, Israel’s capital. When the shachorsum is a statement that this land. This tree as shnutaym announcing not only the Earth, but also of your sons and their sons, and so to the end of all generations. In the land of wood has always been and always will be a symbol of our national strength. JNF works
Vigorously develop much. IDF’s transition to very strong. We help
The army in transition and raise my JNF worldwide and full capacity for redeployment of IDF forces in the Negev and elsewhere in Israel, as much as necessary “.

Translated from Hebrew

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