Archive: 2/23/2011
Daily Israel Report
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News Brief

  2/23/2011, Adar 19, 5771

New IDF Chief Ready for Gaza Possibilities


The new Israel Defense Force chief of Staff Benny Gantz visited the Southern Command to assess the security situation. Gantz stated that the army is prepared for any new developments that may occur along the border with Gaza. He added that it was important to maintain a level of quiet for the residents of cities near the border.