The first breakthrough hatm communion: “keeping safe on the eastern border.”

45 years after the founding of the Division maintains the eastern border with Jordan of foiling terrorism in Judea, specify and fighters Brigade controls the long way to establish the relative quiet in sector

תאריך: 28/06/2013, 17:05    
מחבר: יעל ליבנת, אתר צה”ל

The edge of the Jordan Valley can make the difficult battles that knew its lands. For fighters and commanders of Brigade, the Valley is only a mirage, and they continue to be on guard at all times. 45 years after the establishment of the חטמ”ר Valley, officers meet decided to conduct the first and unique rally attended by OC Central command, Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon and together with the settlement, in order to keep moving the sector’s task saturated and mention the relative quiet is the product of work around the clock.

“Middle school
The Valley was formed shortly after the six day war, was shmcima, “raful” volunteer for duty. ”
IDF commander website to the Division, Colonel Yaron Beit-on. “Since the establishment of the Division not made any rally or event is allowed, therefore decided in 45-year anniversary mark and perennials to hold such a rally. The bone marrow was elaborated and said that it was decided to combine the factors, together with the command and control Regiment commanders over the years.
Gen. Nitzan Alon said that “the relationship between the military and settlement in the Valley is about long years,
About deeply in a Pizza Hut, a partnership through which brings to bloom and prosperity goal. “

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Included as mentioned Israel Archives search wars, interviews with some of the former brigade commanders and divisional first national anthem. Next to the event participants could enjoy the IDF means exhibition along with agricultural produce and fruits and vegetables in the Jordan Valley.

“The event.
Was for us the highest importance, “the verdict,” we believe that with not know his past, not his future rule. Therefore, said Colonel House-on that border quiet, though but the Jordan Brigade fighters prepared for the vigilance. “We are dealing with two kinds of threats, when one is fighting terrorism, and the other is the border fence, stretching along 230 miles, from the sea of Galilee to the dead sea Terminal. There are two different worlds–one of security and keeping the border alongside the other threats, and combating with arrests of wanted and attempted “. However, he said that “the troops are dealing perfectly with all threats, through offensive operations against terrorism and keep safely over the border from the East.”

Translated from Hebrew