צילום: ניר גל, דובר צה”ל
During the exercise, connect to the combat tanks and artillery forces, too. The Commander of the Geddes: “exercise contributed to the regiment’s operational qualification should stop practicing.”
תאריך: 13/08/2013, 19:04
מחבר: רותם פסו, אתר צה”ל
Against the backdrop of the Mountain territories of the Golan comes slowly in the hush before the storm. Within hours the גדס”ר fighters נח”ל okapzzo – the finest Division, suddenly exercise. Today the line is the Golan Heights, the Syrian front, and the exercise was held earlier this week. “The line is very challenging and very operational, and the reality is very
“Complex, told IDF battalion site tour of the Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel me.
“We are trying with all our strength to keep quiet on the northern border, our main goal,” he added.
When conventional activity in the northern sector of the border to witness what is happening beyond. “We see the eyes, but we don’t hunt on about,
Said Lieutenant Colonel. Easy sight across the border can rebel forces battling Syria Syrian army. “One of the core tasks of the battalion is to preserve peace in the Golan and ensure that residents can have a normal life, even of procedure agriculture and tourism, and to isolate the front from the back,” explained Chief of Geddes.
In cases of leakage shooting Israel Syria surface area, the IDF responded with determination but still reveals. “Right now, fighting is not directed to us, and I hope it stays that way. The Syrians are fighting among themselves and we protect the border and the fighting isn’t a sector will form the Syrian Golan territory and the State of Israel, “said Lieutenant Colonel. Suddenly the exercise okapzzo of Recon troops resting planned beforehand. “The exercise is part of our training, and we control it in the Golan Heights,” explained Chief of Geddes.
The main importance of the exercise was the reality in the context of the transition from normal to emergency. “Never know when to attack us or
When you catch us war “, said Geddes, Chief of Recon set required for
From that line of operational emergency employment – all within a few hours. “We’ve all also battalion and other battalions phatness slices elsewhere”, described Lieutenant Colonel.
The forces also joined many other forces exercise – tanks, artillery and other forces dedicated players.
“The forces involved came from virtually anywhere in the country to assemble what the team among the battalions (צק”ג). Within a few hours we were ready for a war scenario “, said Commander נח”ל גדס”ר.
Challenging fights into the night.
As the incremental lift order additional forces into place, exercise and commanders began transferring operative tasks and procedure. “At the same time for the mission from the convening all the powers, means and equipment”, said Lieutenant Colonel. At night the troops were ready to start traffic within emergency scenario similar to the northern sector. “All night long we assisted challenges battles a day, with a range of scenarios,” revealed the Commander Geddes.
This morning performed patrol Regiment rested in conjunction with exercise Regiment artillery, tanks and other forces Brigade. One of the successes recorded was a combination of power and coordination. “Hundreds of soldiers carried out this exercise in a very complex area in the Golan Heights.
The activity was held in conjunction with infantry forces, armor, artillery and other specialized forces – which stood as a great challenge, “explained Lieutenant Colonel.
Reconnaissance battalion like the routine conduct of a complete surprise. “This exercise is closest to reality, because you’re preparing exercises them whole weeks will be perfect. The challenge here is the surprise, in which you have to concentrate all forces and go to war, “explained Lieutenant Colonel. Even he himself knew nothing about before exercise. “I thought it was a trick, but headquarters that life took me to” exercise, adding that achievement.
Required – to get you from zero to 100 — a State of emergency “procedure.
He said the exercise contributed to operational qualification of the regiment. “In terms of service, the regiment that otherwise”, Lieutenant Colonel. At a time when the shorter training periods resources are reduced – preserve the IDF to do operational qualifications.
“The trick is to exploit the employment training operations that occur during labour. Also
There you can find the opportunities for training, and this was a golden opportunity, “said the Chief of Geddes.
The structural changes made in adjusting to the modern battlefield, never stops training. “It is forbidden to stop practicing, and we should take advantage of the employment period for operational training. According to him, the function during exercise. “There are always things to improve but the ability to move from State to state so quick, to deal with the enemy day scenarios during the night and finish wet exercise really complicated.
Without prior preparation – indicate a high level of troop, explained Lieutenant Colonel.
Evident satisfaction, among the commanders. “Happy (h. place, Colonel Yehuda Fuks) accompanied me throughout the exercise, exercise and also visited or 62 and Commander of central command. Everyone was impressed favorably, “the commander said Geddes.
Translated from Hebrew