Chief: we are thirsty for war but are determined to protect our country.

Lieutenant General Benny Gantz attended the annual Assembly to armored warriors, to force all to 4,969 today. “We must continue to be vigilant,” said

תאריך: 14/09/2012, 15:01    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Last night (Thursday) was the annual rally of the heroic legacy armored warriors to hunt in Yad lashiryon site “in Latrun. The rally took place in the presence of Minister of Defense, Mr. Ehud Barak, Chief of the General staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, Commander of GoC army headquarters, major general Solomon (Sammy) 994, Chief armour officer Commodore dirt tzafrir,
Chairman of “armor” fame, Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Chaim cedar, naval commanders in the past and the present, and the armored Corps officers and the bereaved families.
To this day knew the armored Corps and 4,969 for 64 years of intensive activity in defending the country and maintaining the security of its citizens. The armored Corps took an active part in the wars of Israel, “OM” shoulder during the six day war, battle through October 14th during
The atonement and the battle for the village seal on Lebanon war to operation cast lead.
The armored Corps is a partner in the ongoing security operations along the country’s borders.
General Binyamin (Benny) Gantz, said at the rally that “each of the fall, Ma’am was part of the force. In you go, leave space in their units and all. But the machine continues to travel, continues to progress. In a country like ours can’t otherwise have
To keep vigilant. We are thirsty for war but we are strong and resolute, Moody fights to defend this country and fight for a better future and safer for the State of Israel. “
The main armor officer, Commodore dirt tsafrir said: “our enemies from North and South produced us many challenges that require armored Corps to continue to provide the cutting edge, to maintain relevance and to adhere to the values that accompany us for years and the two interwoven stories of heroism Israel wars –
Determination, professionalism and bad “.

Translated from Hebrew