Lieutenant General Benny Gantz spoke at the State ceremony marking Yom hazikaron and Israel said that against the backdrop of growing regional threats, “complete with a threat to our citizens.”
תאריך: 24/04/2012, 20:20
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל
Chief, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, tonight (Tuesday) in a State ceremony at the Western Wall Plaza in Jerusalem on the eve of Yom hazikaron Israel.
In the key referred to Lt. General chaben of Gantz bereaved families and said that the measure “in the empty space that has so totally date or time of day. Lap man can’t testify how deep, how he shakes. We accompany you in Holy anxiety, know that a lifetime of diminished for several days where all the action was the last one – the last embrace, a smile, the last prayer would return safely.
He added that “the Chief Commander of the IDF, on behalf of my fellow officers in brigades and divisions, and shuttle pilots, and on behalf of all the soldiers, I stand in front of you, look in your eyes, hugging and promises to fulfill their will of your expensive – keep, keep, keep.
“Israel Defense Forces is protective wall built of thousands of soldiers and soldiering, and regular controls at Headquarters and in the reserves. In basic training, courses, training, achshro and various units they learn the secrets the professionals together and linked their fate fate friends, “said Lieutenant General Gantz,” fray, they perform any mission, anywhere and anytime. While we are gathered here, they are in the area-United around the goal and shields
Referring to the strategic reality is now open, said IDF Chief Gantz after the revolution began to sink, it is apparent that we are looking at a different Middle East.
Are we meeting in decades. On the site of the old strategy, and emerging new challenges and enroll. Within the troubled reality, we are witness to the experience of our distant relatives to hit all of us. The State of Israel since its establishment did not complete and not complete with threats to its citizens “.
“Yearning for peace is against these threats, Israeli army wall and rebounding. A strong army, and artist. Determination and advanced army prepared for battle and every task, “stated Lieutenant General Gantz. In his remarks, he said that “we have an obligation to bridge the gaps, appearing side by side
And the only way we in every challenge. “
“I believe that if we will succeed in preserving the operational Act and our resolve and real peace among us, we can muster the strength needed to win every set, keep our enemy and allow to come to Israel, peace concluded, Lieutenant General Gantz.
Translated from Hebrew