Decade Geddes Givati Brigade: the leading edge of the purple Division

Battalion “Samson’s foxes” Givati indicates an eventful decade operational, some brief but glorious battle heritage. Makhoul Givati: short curtain that Halpert
The operational achievements of the Geddes “

תאריך: 16/07/2012, 10:24    
מחבר: הדס דובדבני, אתר צה”ל

Battalion “Samson’s foxes” Givati celebrated a decade last week.
During these ten years has proved very capable reconnaissance Regiment in operations in more and more confidential too. Among the notable events in which he took part was that Recon
Operation cast lead in 2008, as well as summer rains after the kidnapping of Gilad Shalit, “hot winter”
In March 2008, and a high number of arrests in Judea, Samaria and Gaza.

“It’s an event indicating construction and development for us. Only with this spirit,
For service with Israel and the State of Israel. The unit operates out of a sense of mission and concern for, the Givati Brigade leader, said at the ceremony, the only holiday the battalion commander, Lieutenant Colonel Ron Maor. “The regiment gained in a short time and heritage and continues to make every day the best in this situation. I felt great pride to control unit “.

All the fighters, from new recruits during training to fighters are in days.
The relatives came to celebrate the tenth birthday of unit. Also the past.
The battalion’s tour were present, including those who now control the southern division in the Gaza Division Colonel Ofer vinter. “Got to be the Commander of the patrol company during construction, to obtain a powerful unit. A ten-year vision, was established here. The unit participated in operations don’t do like them and make them similar, described Colonel winter.

Among the performers attended the Warriors “Samson’s foxes”, is pronounced “cast”.
The Geddes was founded at the height of the Al-Aqsa intifada, saturated era. Therefore, the only forces in fighting in built-up area and Gaza in particular, pre
Disengagement in 2002. Therefore, a variety of jobs which included foot forces and terrorist infrastructures in the Gaza City’s finest warriors were sent “Samson’s foxes”.

It was also in 2006, following the abduction of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit at the Kerem Shalom crossing. Givati was the first regular Regiment that took part in offensive operations in the Gaza Strip, the same day that the kidnapping occurred in order to free the abducted soldier quickly reduce Qassam fire and terror organizations in Gaza. Among the achievements of the unit during
A limited number of years included attacks on terrorists, detention and apprehension, encirclement of hostile terrorist tunnels hblnity detection, on launching Qassams, ambushes,
Scan areas to find weapons, and Israel-Gaza border.

“Following the Gaza conflict, a short airiaha Halpert operational achievements,
Many owe their lives to the fighters, even do not know. This is young, yet it seems that this battalion for a long time, it is not clear how this happened in the Decade, “said the Commander of the Givati Brigade, Colonel Ofer levy.

Colonel Levi referring to quality fighters serving in special ops unit of the Givati Brigade. “The impact of the unit contributed to the command and control placement of students in middle school
And abroad. The higher qualities which the regiment are allowed the establishment of Sayeret Rimon.
The high-performance displays that are expressed every challenge facing them and the soldiers are soldiers eyes Geddes the best you can find. Their ability to perform the most complex operation on the one hand, and to function at their peak activity too.
For that, I appreciate fighters and commanders.

Translated from Hebrew