Minister of Defense: the Yom Kippur war was the victory of the Warrior

צילום: אריאל חרמוני, משרד הביטחון

Minister Ya’alon told the annual conjugal ceremony commemorating victims of fire “and” decorated paratrooper Division. Chief: male spaces accompanied me to this day.

תאריך: 12/09/2013, 20:36    
מחבר: דנה פטרוב, אתר צה”ל

Today (Thursday) that the annual conjugal ceremony commemorating victims of fire “and” decorated paratroopers at the monument to the fallen paratroopers commemorative Bill.

The ceremony was held in the presence of Defense Minister, Mr. Moshe (bogey) Ya’alon, Chief of staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, OC Central command, Maj. Gen. Nitzan Alon, Commander of GoC army headquarters, Maj. Gen. Guy Tzur, and infantry officer and paratrooper, Commodore and Adam. During the ceremony the wreaths in memory of falling fire “designed” 1553. Paratroopers of fighters designed fire “took part in all Israel’s wars, and for 65 years are working heroically to protect borders and maintaining the security of its citizens.
Of Defense, Mr. Moses (bogey) Ya’alon, said tonight that “the Yom Kippur war was the victory, and the pains of the Warrior. Heroic Warriors this was corrected failures and omissions of military and political leadership. The impressive manner in which the war ended was achieved thanks to unity and steadfastness of our soldiers, whose dedication and met that fate.
The fate of the House lying on their shoulders “.
“Even today, 40 years later,
Accompanying me feelings of astonishment and helplessness, present serious news about friends and bad fall, and feared the State of Israel is facing destruction.
But I also recall the tremendous commitment, and the Committee, we have to win. Commitment that accompanied your loved ones too, who fought fearlessly and sacrificed their dearest “lives.
Added Minister Ya’alon.
Chief of general staff, General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz said that 40 years ago, during the Yom Kippur war, commanders of the paratroopers “me” while leading his troops to the fighting scenes in Chinese on the farm crossing the Canal and the peak of Mount Hermon, in outposts and trenches, and in all sectors. The force in place, understood the situation and learn to prepare and act accordingly. “
“The paratroopers, the third time I’ve come here as Chief, this place is familiar.
Commanders and pcodii names engraved in stone, who had friends and bad to kiss for years.
Long, deep engraved in my heart. I like them as I go, my life as a soldier and Commander in the Division, “the Chief added.

Infantry officer and Chief, Brigadier General paratrooper and Adam, said that during the Yom Kippur war “the fighters paratroopers on their shoulders the yoke end of the lead, placing, knowing that every skydiver depends on the entire campaign. Our proven shkores that everything the human spirit, volunteering and belonging to bring ntziachon. We’re here and although the price isn’t our lodge. That oath I swore at the Western Wall and still exists, and we stand with them and target for whoever did, are determined to defend our country until. We remember the fallen.
We were fighting and where at their house.

Translated from Hebrew