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  3/12/2014, Adar Bet 10, 5774

Yaalon Praises Navy as Mix of High Tech & Human Spirit

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon (Likud Beytenu) praised the Israel Defense Force navy on Wednesday at a graduation ceremony for naval officers in Haifa. He stated, "in the years since the establishment of the state, the Israeli navy has become powerful and advanced -- a combination of human quality and technological superiority."

He praised the recent navy interception of a secret Iranian weapons ship that attempted to clandestinely dock in Gaza.