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  6/27/2014, Sivan 29, 5774

Gantz: The Mission is to Bring the Boys Home


IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz said on Thursday that the Israeli army was focused on the mission to locate the three teenagers who were kidnapped by Hamas.

Speaking at the at the Israel Air Force pilots' course graduation ceremony, Gantz said, “The mission now is to bring back Naftali, Gilad and Eyal. For the past fourteen days, IDF forces, working closely with the Israel Security Agency and other security personnel, have been conducting extensive searches and turning every rock to bring the boys home. We will continue to do so for as long as necessary.”