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        6/13/2013, Tammuz 5, 5773

      IDF Collecting Gaza Periphery Security Beepers


      The Alumim Kibbutz security officer told A7 how upset he and his colleagues were over the IDF decision to collect the military warning beepers necessary to mobilize his team in case of a missile attack or infiltration from the direction of Gaza Strip, "So what if we have been getting some quiet from Gaza rocket terror. We can't be abandoned like this! What happens if there's an escalation?"

      The IDF reassures that regional commanding officers will get the word out if necessary, and collection of the  devices is part of operational efficiency.

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