13.11.2011 16.Cheschwan. 5772
IDF simulates soldier abduction, terrorist infiltration scenarios in Jordan Valley amid growing threats of possible kidnapping of Israeli soldiers.
IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz conducted a surprise inspection of division 162 in the Jordan Valley on Sunday morning, to check its readiness and response for a potential kidnapping of an Israeli soldier.
The scenario according to which the division was tested included a soldier being abducted by Palestinian terrorists and moved between a number of vehicles as well as a number of villages in the Jordan Valley area. On the sidelines of the kidnapping the scenario included a terrorist infiltration into a Israeli settlement in the area….