Nahal battalion in surprise Golan Heights war drill

09.08.2013                      03.Elul.5773

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Nahal battalion in surprise Golan Heights war drill

Commander of key IDF reconnaissance battalion says of Syrian civil war raging just over the border: “The fighting isn’t directed at us. Our mission is to defend the border, and prevent a spillover”.

A key battalion of the IDF’s Nahal infantry brigade held a surprise war drill this week, mobilizing troops from around the country to a staging area in the North, and launching a live-fire exercise together with other army units….