Gantz adjourns military brass to assess Gaza situation

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 15, 2011 15:15




IDF chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz on Friday held a special meeting of top military officials to assess the situation in the South in light of increased rocket and mortar shell fire from the Gaza Strip.

The meeting was attended by OC Southern Command Maj.-Gen. Tal Russo, Military Intelligence Chief Brig.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi and Israel Air Force Commander Edo Nehushtan.

Army Radio quoted military sources as saying the IDF views severely the failure of Hamas to stop the firing of rockets from Gaza.


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