Gen. Naveh: who wants a military deterrent must invest resources

האלוף נווה, צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

Former Deputy Chief of the defense budget concerns and criticisms page around the IDF’s conduct: “our insurance policy and require resources to enable the army to keep the peace.”

תאריך: 18/03/2013, 20:20    
מחבר: יונתן אוריך, אתר צה”ל

Maj. Gen. Yair Naveh, Deputy Chief of staff until recently, tonight (Monday) to the security budget considerations as part of a security review in the event Center
Begin-Sadat at Bar Ilan University. Gen. Naveh stressed that “to maintain its credibility and our abilities to be a regional power and dwell in relative quiet in the Middle East.
-The IDF must be strong, and it requires resources. “

Maj.-Gen. Naveh noted that current security reality, to face several terrorist locations at the same time, along with the threat of fire in the North or South. “We are not far apart in our business where, with collaboration with the States and the institution. We’re a different kind of war, which is much-much more expensive than the same routine patrols on the definitions and boundaries “, said Gen. Naveh.

He criticism against budget and IDF said that “we did not make ourselves. Those who want to increase their ability to ‘ iron dome ‘ broader protection, needs to invest money. Those who want good and strong tanks need to invest resources.
Our insurance policy in the Middle East is expensive. Need to understand the reality we want to make it a maximum of effectiveness and minimum mistakes, requires no resources and no small burden on the public and the State. “

He said that Israel build the capabilities of advanced attack operations, but these require critical resources needed. Tend to forget sometimes that we ultimately body
The security of the State of Israel. “

Translated from Hebrew