On Sunday morning, July 23, the chief of the General staff of the IDF Lieutenant General Gadi Gadi eizenkot spoke to the recruits of the brigade «Golani» and «givati».
«You are conscripted into the army in a difficult day. The events of recent days show how the threats we face. The night was a rocket launch from Gaza that also speaks about the tension and explosiveness of the situation,» — said the chief of staff.
«Our task is to postpone the war as long as possible, but if war comes, we have to win a crushing victory by resorting to force and tricks,» said Gadi Eisenkot.
He added that the service of conscripts differs from that held by their predecessors. «Half of the military service, you will train to improve their level of preparedness,» explained chief of the General staff.