Ashkenazi tours Gaza border area where soldiers were killed

By BRACHA KURTZER
March 28, 2010 17:36




Sunday, IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi visited the southern border area where where Maj. Eliraz Peretz and St.-Sgt. Ilan Sviatkovsky were killed in an exchange of fire with Hamas terrorists who were planting explosives along the Gaza Strip security barrier last Friday.

Ashkenazi spoke to Golani commanders and soldiers, who later gave him a tour of the area.


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