The President and the Chief Friday of Chanukah candle

צילום: גל אשוח, דובר צה”ל

In a festive ceremony, attended by about 300 fighters from a variety of combat units in the IDF, said the President that “the IDF is prepared for imminent and”

תאריך: 25/12/2011, 19:47    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Israeli President Shimon Peres attended tonight (Sunday) on Friday of Chanukah candle lighting along with Chief Lieutenant General Benny Gantz and 300 fighters from a variety of combat units in the Israel Defense Forces, including paratroopers, Nahal and armored Corps. The event launched the military Rabbinate and the event Chief Military Rabbi, Brig. Gen. Rabbi Rafi Peretz.

In remarks before the President referred to the events of the last month and said that the “one country, one Army Commander. A unified army and United around him. Whom
Yeast on top of the IDF commander, danger and risk to security. “

The President and the Chief Friday of Chanukah candle

The President added that “there is no authority, religious or secular body, launching military instructions or signals to soldiers. Military discipline appeal could jeopardize your fitness and ability of the people’s Army military IDF is all girls the people and the people are called to serve. And all the men and women equal rights and obligations, without playing favorites and preferences. “

In sum, the President expressed his trust in Israel’s army and said that “the IDF is prepared for imminent and far. We are not threatening anyone and isn’t scared of threats directed against us. “

Translated from Hebrew

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