Dedicates Memorial to victims of the second Lebanon war

צילום: עומר סלע, דובר צה”ל

Six years after the war, christened the President and Deputy Chief of the monument mountain, Lebanon border. Gen. Naveh: years the IDF produced lessons and improve preparedness

תאריך: 04/07/2012, 09:27    
מחבר: מתן גלין, אתר צה”ל

Yesterday (Tuesday) in Mount Lebanon border launched an enormous monument to the fallen of the second Lebanon war, six years after the war. At the inauguration monument attended Israeli President Shimon Peres, the Deputy Chief of staff Maj. Gen. Yair Naveh and Chief Northern Command Major General Yair Golan.

Israeli President Shimon Peres said that “Nasrallah is hiding in the bunker today scared people no less than Israel’s fear. It functions as a servant of Assad kills people and foreign cooperation of Iran. Lebanon had to choose today between Israeli always proffered hand for peace between Hezbollah’s missile bases designed to implicate the Lebanese again no wars “.

Deputy Chief of staff, Maj. Gen. Yair Naveh, said his comments to the bereaved parents that “the IDF came into Lebanon war in order to remove the threat of Hezbollah rockets into Israel’s northern settlements. Israel would not agree to the war front and the home front in the South and the North.
Referring to the IDF’s lessons from the war, said that “in the years the IDF produced lessons and improve preparedness. Reality shows six years were silent “.

He later referred to Gen. Naveh attack occurred two weeks ago, which killed working during work to build the border fence and the Iranian issue: “the attack became one
For most of the rocket fire. It was also six years ago now kidnapping event.
UDI Goldwasser and Eldad Regev, who became a daily battle and immediately followed the war. Yesterday, towards Iran missile exercise, the main threat of the exercise was the threat to destroy Israel. It’s the same axis of evil today. Six years ago left Lebanon war the IDF II in order to strike the same enemy and bring peace to the border and the North. 121 IDF fighters not where this war stood here on the ridges, look back to the heart.

A representative of the bereaved parents, Daniel shiran’s father, who died in battle in the village of rode,
Obituary to us. “For me the bravest Daniel was exactly like that for your son was the best,” he said.

Translated from Hebrew