Security coordination meeting between IDF officials and Palestinian officials (IDF) ISRAEL DEFENSE FORCE) 11/16/05)
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This evening, November 16, 2005, a security coordination meeting was
held between the IDF Head of the Strategic Planning branch, Maj. Gen.
Yitzhak Harel, and Gen. Jamal Abu-Zihad, the Palestinian Deputy
Minister of Interior for National Security Affairs. This meeting
continued a previous meeting that was held this morning between IDF
Commander of the Gaza Division, Brig. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, and General
Suliman Hilas, his Palestinian counterpart.
The meetings are part of a continuous effort to further security
cooperation between the IDF and the Palestinian security apparatuses.
Coordination meetings between the two sides are held regularly on the
field level, and occasionally a meeting is held on the general staff
During the meeting this evening between Maj. Gen. Yitzhak Harel and
General Abu-Zihad, the Israeli side demanded an end to terrorist
attacks and projectile rocket fire into Israeli areas.
In addition, both sides discussed methods to improve security
cooperation, and discussed security issues in the operation of the
crossings. (Copyright © 2005 Israel Defense Forces. 11/16/05)
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