IDF spokesman clarifies: “soldiers in uniform continue to travel freely and without limitation”

Brig. Gen. Mordechai noted that no troop movement would be restricted and that “just checking in can follow to conserve.”

תאריך: 15/01/2012, 16:02    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

The IDF spokesperson, Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai (Foley), clarifies today (Sunday) that the reports about bus travel restrictions soldiers – are incorrect. Soldiers travel on buses not zugzwang current restricted only seeks to monitor and criticize the soldiers travel on public transport.

On his official Facebook page wrote
Brig. Gen. Mordechai because he “wanted to reassure everyone that posts about bus travel limit soldiers are incorrect. “Soldiers in uniform will continue to travel on how
Free use of buses and without limitation.

Brig. Gen. Mordechai noted that “in looking at the possibility of some smart cards to soldiers who show them every minute to make it possible to follow the tour. He said that “the purpose of auditioning is stop paying money globally to bus companies and pay only for actual travel performed by soldiers. He noted that “the savings and the soldiers won’t hurt and will continue traveling as far.”

In an interview with Israeli army radio explained that “the IDF Brig.-Gen. Mordechai pays over $ 600 million on a total public transport trips. Travel companies the total for all trips. Now we’re trying to do right, and if you know how the soldiers traveling we can reduce payment and transfer the money to purchase weapons, etc.

He noted that the IDF understands the amount of every soldier’s tour is not expected and so on
Smart cards don’t have value, but may be used to control only. “Because we cannot monitor all of the soldier-post clinic, his grandparents we mention by several travel work, and not run to load the card ends. “All the emphasis is cut to avoid damaging detail.

Translated from Hebrew