Began work on improving Lebanon’s border region barrier

העבודות לשיפור המכשול, היום. צילום: דובר צה”ל

The purpose of the construction of the barrier in the Tula region, about a mile long, is to prevent firing from the countryside overlooking northern Israel weighing. The works instead of match against UNIFIL
And lasting about a month.

תאריך: 30/04/2012, 16:11    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

The IDF started today (Monday) in improving the barrier along the border with Lebanon near Metulla, between the village played in Lebanon. The purpose of the barrier is to prevent firing from the village to the North, shgovho in some places reaches 7 meters and mile. Today is instead a simple fence only.

The work instead will continue during the month and the barrier will cost about 13 million. Brigade Commander Colonel 769, a colleague of Fischer, said that “a barrier wall at a height of seven to five meters. We appreciate the work of until will end and be less friction and more protection for residents of the North. “

Along the new obstacle warning sensor measures are installed. It should be noted that the matching against UNIFIL instead.

Translated from Hebrew