Defense Minister: “when top test we can rely on ourselves.”

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Defense Minister Ehud Barak and IDF Chief of staff Lt. General Benny Gantz attended the annual memorial ceremony in memory of the martyrs of 2,691 of the Yom Kippur war. Minister Burke said at the ceremony that “our duty is to ensure the security of Israel.”

תאריך: 27/09/2012, 13:37    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak and IDF Chief of staff Lt. General Benny Gantz attended today (Thursday) at the annual Memorial Service commemorating Yom Kippur war martyrs. The war has claimed
2,691 soldiers who fell in battle.

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said at the ceremony that “the entire people of Israel bow their head pain and sympathize with the families, and embrace you warmly, heart of brotherhood and common destiny and above all remember and appreciate the heavy price. Yom Kippur is a turning point in Israel’s history, even against the backdrop of a war that lasts over many decades once the birth of this country to this day. Power of the siren which tore at one the sanctity of the day of atonement that resonates ever since and her clear lesson, always keen to keep, not captivity after false hope, ambition or wishes note. “

Defense Minister: “when top test we can rely on ourselves.”

“When we can test top rely on ourselves,” said the Minister, “so was the establishment of Israel in 1948, the six day war, the Yom Kippur war and in wars that require you to reinstall your. Things are correct and clear even today over 39 years. As a company we must ask ourselves these days, which are days of soul-searching and national, are indeed we operate right in order to establish the company here, in the spirit of the Zionist vision, the company
Worthy of their sacrifice of the fall, grazing our company has determined that its really pain and their sons were not in vain. “

The Minister was referring to Israel’s strategic reality, to date, saying that “the area around steaming challenge and obligation of political leadership-security to ensure that the IDF and the security forces faced strong, sharp, pkohei, eyes all a challenge from near and far. Responsibility to do everything possible to break the cycle of hostility, so Toby built
Went to battle only when choice. However supreme duty is to ensure the
Israel’s security, to fight and win every match if required her, even at the cost of painful. “

Translated from Hebrew

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