In new year: dozens of tons of holiday foods were sent to bases

התפוחים הגיעו גם אל חיל הים. צילום: דובר צה”ל

Dozens of outposts and bases where soldiers continue in routine security tasks are already preparing for Thanksgiving dinner: “larger amounts-healthy food.

תאריך: 04/09/2013, 04:30    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל ואלעד לביא, אט”ל

The soldiers moved the matter as they serve the faithful Israel Defense Forces — whether Pictionary or working in Office-will be happy to know that this holiday they spend with a full stomach. About food centre yesterday (Tuesday) a massive food distribution
All military units, and each keeps Israel, from Dan to Eilat, will receive a special holiday dinner.

It comes with hundreds of tons of food that will be distributed this year. They range from basic goods such as bread, sugar, pomegranate holiday products and fish. Were this year about 6 tons of fish of Nile perch, and 420 units of stuffed fish Meatballs (filk). By comparison, the year’s last year were 18 tons this year, while India were about 21 tons; The increase in the amount of meat that was evident in the beef bgem – 7 tons last year against 18 tons this year. In addition, soldiers will be able to “Apple
In honey, with no less than 15 tons and tons of apples and honey jars supplied in figures. Military dining rooms they decorate the tables with more than 5 tons. Those who eat his Christmas dinner in the dining room in the military could blow honey cake,
Out of 8 tons of cakes purchased specially for the holiday.

“I have an impact on the holiday of a very large percentage of the army – this is the tens of thousands of people”, said the food base of the central command, Lt. Col. Eyal Ben-David. The Center raise over 40 civilian and military trucks to carry out a food distribution in the Beit She’an to 1. At the base of the food, because the food amounts required to change quantities higher in years past. This is because the food that shares needed to satisfy
Units from the first year’s Eve, Wednesday to Sunday, where the Central
To normal. The Center said that they care to continue, even during holidays, healthy food at the IDF in recent years. “You can see that maintaining a healthy food, for example, the amount of hot dogs has diminished significantly,” claimed the food base. “The units will receive over the holidays reduced fat products and low in calories.

IDF fighters throughout the country will also perform at the event, security tasks in order to maintain the security of the citizens of the State of Israel and to guarantee to all citizens of the State of Israel and happy holiday.

IDF wishes to all soldiers in air, sea and land, the value of the reserves, to their families and to all Israel in the world – happy new year!

Translated from Hebrew