“Working hard to keep quiet and safe” Chanukah

אל”ם פינטו בהדלקת הנרות. צילום: דובר צה”ל

Makhoul, Colonel Jose Pinto, told soldiers of the Brigade ceremony
The candles that “our job is to ensure that the tender period and felt that we could continue to care for the residents ‘ safety.

תאריך: 11/12/2012, 13:00    
מחבר: יעל ליבנת, אתר צה“ל

Hatm in Benjamin Celebrate Hanukkah, also through the legs: in sector where the historical battles were the Maccabees, decided to light the Hanukkah candle II last night (Mon) regimental synagogue, and on the close relationship between the history of Israel hatm.

“The first eight of the Maccabees were in Bethel, and the headquarters of Judas Maccabeus was itself is” gzratno told Makhoul, Colonel Jose Pinto to the soldiers, “we ask ourselves and peoples were extinct, and Judaism
Remains to this day. All went out, and Israel continued, and will continue to go. “

“We cannot detach ourselves from holidays and say it’s a thing of occasions only, eventually the army all last for three years and more,” said the IDF site marrow. “for my taste, need and each IDF combat units specifically to get here at Hanukkah and Christmas story book through your feet, because the fighting happened. You can close your eyes and imagine the sound of swords because it happened before your eyes in this place “. Colonel Pinto added that special thing, because there are hatm families accompanied by years the events division. “A man who came with his family from abroad every year for Hanukkah, in order to bring the soldiers to say happy holiday hatm Donuts”.

Meanwhile, Israel “would be happy all of holiday and joy all the houses. The current holiday Hanukkah is delicate and sensitive period, and I hope that again not to take the darkness. ” Colonel Pinto added that “חטמ”ר Binyamin soldiers doing hard work, day and night in order that every household will light candles for peace and security “.

Translated from Hebrew

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