The Joint Chiefs dealt with ethical challenges of IDF spirit “

הרמטכ”ל גנץ ביום העיון, השבוע. צילום: דובר צה”ל

In a special seminar on the subject told the officers: “Ganz
Look at IDF spirit as for progress in-dimensional with the other components.

תאריך: 24/10/2012, 20:22    
מחבר: הדס דובדבני, אתר צה”ל

“IDF spirit whom they carry out votes. It requires the private who enlist an hour ago and me on top of my years “– that said, Chief of general staff
Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, opening symposium for popular Forum on the topic of wind.

A memorial ceremony was held annually Abin next to my date of murder, and values that lead held conferences or study days for high command. This year, choose bottom.
Focus on the general topic, IDF spirit and ethical challenges that it poses. Due to the importance of the subject, asked Chief that the Conference be held in wide format and contain bound controls and senior officers from amarchim.

After a review of IDF values as Foundation of establishing IDF so far developed, the Forum presented to research the education Corps in the IDF values and ethics lecture about the challenges posed by the IDF spirit “document” reality. Commanders gathered in groups and discussed the issue raised many issues.

“IDF spirit is a must,” said the Chief of staff at the end of the seminar, “saying the country before, and I think it’s good they did got a shaigdo the document. It requires practice, learning and assimilation so that eventually there will be understanding and empathy, and by behavior. He later added that “IDF to engage it not assimilated the values in order not to have structured things. Dynamic reality and practice requires and deserves, therefore, we will continue. “

However, the General staff considered that dealing with war and previous operational activity
To the spirit of the IDF, while important in themselves but the binding requirements.
“In my opinion, the content and operational reality in which we are doesn’t change the essence of the activity, but effect on the professional side. We need to look at the IDF spirit as for progress in-dimensional with the other elements, “explained Lt. General Gantz.

Translated from Hebrew