The volunteers were raided at dawn.

המתנדבים נקלטים בנתב”ג. צילום: דובר צה”ל

This week landed about 400 volunteers, mostly from France and Italy, to help frame
“Minister to IDF bases. Program leader: “we do” Zionists

תאריך: 07/10/2013, 15:15    
מחבר: אלעד לביא, אט”ל

The summer is an exciting time for the Minister to “vigilance: during July and August come to the greatest amount of volunteers program, who want a taste of army experience and contribute to the country. Most of the volunteers are young Jews aged 16 and over and tlem volunteerism is the first touch on the land of Israel, but also older people, some even in retirement, who come to take part in the IDF basic assistance. Random visitor would be astonished to see the base of young and adults wearing uniforms, chatting in a mixture of languages, while performing various tasks.

On 4.8 reached over 400 volunteers, most of them larger than France and Monaco. Volunteers share approximately 24 teams, and they were scattered in various bases throughout the country – South to shizafon Hanna קר’ן. “The period is one of the busiest times of the year,” explained the Minister, Commander major Tiran Island Atiyah. “Young volunteers end up this time of the year, and want to experience what they have heard so much at home. Our goal is to reunite them with the military and show them what our country offers. Here in fact we do Zionist “.


The volunteers were raided at dawn.

Guide to Minister at the airport are to absorb volunteers to various IDF base

Volunteers perform various works, visited bases in other military bases and sites of historical importance, such as the Western Wall in Jerusalem and atlit detainee camp. “Some volunteers see first
Jerusalem, telling private Roxanne in namosha, consulting Minister. “Sometimes their enthusiasm
Coming to tears. As their headquarters should I keep distans, but I can’t resist and cry with them. “

Some of the volunteers will participate in the event, to be held in 29th International Convention Center in Jerusalem. More than 3,000 participants are expected to attend the ceremony, where they watch thank you for willing to volunteer and contribute a lot.

Translated from Hebrew