The exercise in the northern region: “high readiness forces.

Gantz, Chief who ordered the exercise, during which troops readiness test. The purpose of the exercise: to simulate and test scenarios prepared in normal and emergency

תאריך: 19/09/2012, 17:08    
מחבר: הדס דובדבני, אתר צה”ל

They were three night in Ramallah at three in the afternoon they already stood in the Golan:
At night it was announced by Chief on exercise in the region. The exercise included the regular IDF units only, with an emphasis on value and lasting hours. The goal was to simulate a scenario and test military readiness as well as daily weekday holiday.

“We as an army must be prepared at all times to one,” said the Director of the exercise and the main artillery officer Brig. Gen. Roy Riftin. “Active exercise all powers of the value from the top of the pyramid deadline. Some troops were in vacation time, when employment in operational and in Judea and Samaria.
Part of the current exercise is the quality that we the troops by helicopters, besides the conventional transport, “noted.

Benny Gantz, Chief of general staff, and said that “our readiness is critical.
We don’t know what kind of challenge standing before us, when and where – and therefore everyone should ask himself what he needed to do to meet the next challenge in a prepared
“.

“The Golan is awakened and reality can deteriorate very quickly, because what happens in Syria,” said the Chief, who stressed that “Israel is counting on us.”

The scenario for exercise readiness test for an escalation on the northern front, within a row suddenly exercises and exercises are designed to practice the uniqueness scale.
The forces that took part and so on.

The timing was chosen in advance by the officials, and has no relation to what is happening now. In addition, the tour arrived to conduct the exercise.
Was accompanied by Gen. Ret Nati sharoni, קתמ”ר was during the Yom Kippur war.
Chief went and conversed with the drill. “I am very pleased with the power units were magazines geared toward. Magnitude scale practice wasn’t for several years.
In the Golan, and stood in the required achievements which we have them ourselves in advance, “explained Brig. Gen. Riftin,” the purpose of this exercise is to learn, and we know the lessons and improve. Overall qualification very good forces “.

Translated from Hebrew

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