Gantz: We must prepare to fight multiple fronts (YNetNews.Com -Yedioth Internet) Yoav Zitun Published: 08.10.12, 00:32)
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IDF chief says army must prepare for any scenario in the backdrop of
recent Sinai attack
IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz on Thursday said that Israel must
prepare for any scenario including a conflict on multiple fronts.
At a reservists tribute event, Gantz said, "The fitness, readiness
and willingness of the reserves layout is of national importance.
Just this week, we were reminded of how potentially volatile the
state of security is.
"The Sinai terror attack, as well as other regional developments,
force the IDF to prepare for any scenario."
Addressing the alerts prior to the Sinai attack, the IDF chief
said, "We wonít always have early warning and that is why our
preparation in events of these nature, both in routine and in
wartime, depends on the fitness of the reserves to report for
duty."(Copyright 2012 © Yedioth Internet 08/10/12)
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