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  Israel - 1st Brigade - Golani
The Golany infantry brigade is the IDF northern oriented infantry brigade.
Formed as the Golani Brigade under David Ben-Gurion in February 1948, the 1st Mechanized Brigade is one of Israel's original fighting units.
The Golani Brigade was responsible for operating in the Jordan valley and eastern Galilee during Israel's war for independence.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/israel/1st_brigade_golani.htm   (376 words)

  
 Golani Brigade biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Brigade No. 1) is an infantry brigade that was formed February 28, 1948 when the Levanoni Brigade in the upper Galilee was divided in two smaller brigades.
The symbol of the brigade is a green tree with its roots on a brown background.
Golani Brigade is equipped with the heavy IDF Achzarit armored personnel carrier.
golani-brigade.biography.ms   (361 words)

  
 Sayeret_Golani
Since its creation, the members of the Golani's brigade reconnaissance element have proven themselves to be a effective force with many capabilities beyond the simple reconnaissance role.
By this time the Golani fighters were using RPGs and rifle fired grenades liberated from dead Syrian defenders to augment their attack, causing many of the defending Syrians to flee or surrender.
The soldiers of Sayeret Golani are expected to be proficient with all of the weapons used in their area of operation, including many exotic weapons found nowhere else in the IDF, and the unit has become one of Israel's primary forces in the war against terrorism, both within Israeli territory and over the borders.
www.syllicom.com /SG.htm   (591 words)

  
 Golani Brigade - Independence to Galilee.htm
Golani was stationed in the valleys and hills of the Lower Galilee in northern Israel.
The Golani brigade was deployed to face this threat, although it had severely depleted ranks and was short of arms.
The Golani brigade took part along with the Seventh armored infantry brigade, and the Carmeli brigade in Operation Dekel (in the Galilee).
www.warchronicle.com /units/Israel/golani.htm   (1195 words)

  
 Arutz Sheva - Israel National News
The IDF has decided to relieve the prestigious Golani Brigade of the task of removing Jews from their homes this summer, fearing mass refusal and lack of motivation among soldiers and officers.
Hagit Rotenberg of the B’Sheva weekly reports that Golani Brigade commander Col. Erez Zuckerman informed HaCohen that the soldiers of the brigade and their commanders would be unable to fulfill the expulsion mission.
The Golani Brigade Commander came to this conclusion in light of recent conversations with senior officers in the brigade.
www.israelnn.com /news.php3?id=84004   (572 words)

  
 ISRAELI SPECIAL FORCES
Since its creation, the members of the Golani's brigade reconnaisance element have proven themselves to be a effective force with many capabilities beyond the simple reconnaissance role.
Sayeret Golani uses grueling selection process that can end at any time--washouts are sent to the regular units to serve out their committments.
The soldiers of Sayeret Golani are expected to be proficient with all of the weapons used in their area of operation.
www.angelfire.com /mi2/angela764/military/israel.html   (749 words)

  
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As a regular infantry brigade, the Givati Brigade undertakes ongoing security operations including, serving in the Territories, patrolling the borders, and manning positions in Lebanon.
The Golani brigade also took part in Operation Assaf to take control of the western Negev, and also participated in Operation Horev in which the Egyptians were repelled from Israeli territory.
As of 1997, the regular Nahal Infantry Brigade came under the command of the Central Command, while the Nahal Command, which continues to serve as a special cadre for combining military and nation-building civilian service was integrated into the framework of the Education and Youth Corps.
www.worldaffairsboard.com /showpost.php?p=3984&postcount=15   (645 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Hagit Rothenberg of the B’Sheva weekly reports that Golani Brigade commander, Col. Erez Zuckerman, informed the commander of the 36th division, Brig.-Gen. Gershon HaCohen - who is supposed to command the uprooting of the residents of Gush Katif - that the soldiers of the brigade and their commanders are unable to fulfill the expulsion mission.
The decision was then made to limit the actions of the brigade to combating Arab attacks, removing them from any of the assignments that would force them to clash with residents and their supporters, for fear of widespread lack of cooperation on the part of soldiers in the brigade.
The stereotype of Golani, which is somewhat true, is that they are first and second generation immigrants from Arab countries.
www.katifund.org /katifund/eng/pages/news.asp?newsCode=189   (524 words)

  
 Operation Hiram   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
The Seventh and Oded brigades advanced in a pincer movement toward the village of Sasa, the former coming from the town of Safed and the latter from Nahariyya, passing by the village of Tarshiha.
Simultaneously, the Golani Brigade engaged in diversionary tactics in the direction of the village of Illaboun.
The Carmeli Brigade, which was assigned to counter a possible Syrian offensive, crossed the border into Lebanon, captured 41 villages, and reached the Litani River.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/O/Operation-Hiram.htm   (545 words)

  
 Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL) invites you to participate in a unique experience: As the years go by, the sapling you ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Lying in the verdant hills of Galilee, approximately halfway between Nazareth and Tiberias, KKL's Tree Planting Center at Golani junction is the northernmost of its planting centers.
The junction is named after the I.D.F's Golani Brigade, which established a museum and memorial to its fallen soldiers nearby.
In addition to its modern significance, the area is also steeped in thousands of years of history, from the biblical story of Deborah the prophetess and her victory over the Canaanite forces, to the Battle of the Horns of Hittim, where Salah a Din led his armies to victory over the Crusaders in 1187.
www.inisrael.com /kkl/golani.htm   (212 words)

  
 Operation Dekel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
It was carried out by the Sheva' Brigade, a batallion from the Carmeli Brigade along with some elements from the Golani Brigade between July 8-18.
The operation was led by Ben Dunkelman, a Canadian volunteer who was the commander of the Sheva' Brigade.
July 15, Israeli aircrafts bombed the village Saffuriya and caused panic among the population.
www.theezine.net /o/operation-dekel.html   (192 words)

  
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Golani personnel may find themselves in the outermost circle of the disengagement, not dealing in any way with the residents being expelled from their homes, military officials report.
The Golani Brigade will not participate directly in the evacuation of settlements in Gaza and northern Samaria this summer, according to a decision made by the IDF late Tuesday evening.
The IDF has decided to relieve the prestigious Golani Brigade of the task of removing Jewish residents za from their homes, fearing mass refusal and lack of motivation among soldiers and officers.
www.charlierose.com /board/topic.asp?ti=13032&pg=4   (5130 words)

  
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IDF forces from the Golani Brigade have been operating all night long inside the city of Nablus in order to thwart terror activities and terror infrastructure.
He was appointed Golani Battalion commander a month ago, and participated in Operation Defensive Shield in the Jenin refugee camp.
In the past, operations of this sort were planned for weeks in a very tense atmosphere; but infantry units have, in past months, acquired extensive field experience, and Palestinian resistance in towns and cities has dropped in intensity, partly as a result of blows sustained by the Palestinian terror groups during Operation Defensive Shield.
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 Arutz Sheva - Israel National News
One of the soldiers, not one of the brigade's many outwardly religious members, got up and said that he in fact had a problem with the task.
The Golani Brigade has already been removed from the inner circle of the Disengagement implementation forces altogether due to widespread concern among officers of mass refusal.
Although the IDF rabbinate has been outspoken against refusing orders, to the extent that one IDF rabbi told six refusing paratroopers that their actions were “destroying the IDF and the redemption,” one IDF rabbi publicly urged soldiers to refuse orders to man the blockade of Gush Katif Sunday.
www.israelnn.com /news.php3?id=86446   (632 words)

  
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This kitbash depicts a late 80's IDF Golani trooper in one of their many training in the Sinai desert.
This bash depicts a IDF Golani paratrooper in maneouvre training on the Sinai desert in the late 80s.
This bash depicts a MG Gunner from the infamous IDF Golani Paratrooper Brigade in training on the Sinai Desert in the late 80s.
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 Infantry  The Israeli system StrategyPage.com
A recruit to the Golani infantry brigade, for example, will join one of three trainee companies to begin 25 weeks basic training (14 stage A and 11 stage B) at the Golani Brigade basic training center.
So the Brigade will pick and choose the best of the newly minted lieutenants to bring back to serve in Golani as young officers.
The lower achieving young officers of Golani origin will not return to the Brigade, and will be posted to staff or training functions throughout the army.
www.strategypage.com /messageboards/messages/1-1898.asp   (832 words)

  
 Golani Brigade | TutorGig.co.uk Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
The symbol of the brigade is a green olive tree with its roots on a brown background.
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 News - Central Jewish Resource
, who was the commander of the Golani Brigade during the 1973 Yom Kippur war, died on Saturday during a trip in the Negev Desert.
commanded the Golani infantry brigade during the 1973 Yom Kippur War and led the recapture of Mount Hermon after it initially fell to Syrian forces.
During the Lebanon war, Drori headed the IDF's Northern Command and served as deputy chief of staff and headed the army's operations division from 1986 to 1987.
english.sem40.ru /lenta/news-dir/69126.html   (227 words)

  
 Yoni 4 Knesset: Entire Company Refuses Orders, IDF Rabbi Says to Disobey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
An entire company of the prestigious Golani Brigade refused to take part in the blockade of Kfar Maimon Wednesday.
One of the soldiers, not one of the brigade's many outwardly religious members, got up and said that he definitely did have a problem with the task.
Although the IDF rabbinate has been outspoken against refusing orders, to the extent that one IDF rabbi told six paratroopers who refused that their actions were “destroying the IDF and the redemption,” one IDF rabbi publicly urged soldiers to refuse orders to man the blockade of Gush Katif Sunday.
www.yoni4knesset.com /mt/archives/000880.html   (656 words)

  
 israelinsider: security: Israeli soldier killed in Jenin shootout with terrorists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Sgt. Gavriel Uziel, 20, from the Givat Zeev neighborhood of Jerusalem, was killed early this morning when Palestinians fired on soldiers from the Golani Brigade operating in Jenin.
"During the night, soldiers from the Golani Brigade and from the Artillery Corps conducted a series of arrests of Islamic Jihad terror suspects in the Jenin area," said Menashe Brigade commander, Col. Dan Hefetz.
The Fatah's al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigade and Islamic Jihad organizations both claimed responsibility for the killing of the Israeli soldier.
web.israelinsider.com /Articles/Security/2713.htm   (484 words)

  
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www.democraticunderground.com /duforum/DCForumID30/Data/1459.txt   (938 words)

  
 Golani Brigade - MindSharer Article Archive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
3 Golani Brigade in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war
3.1 List of Israeli military operations in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war that the Golani Brigade participated in
3.2 List of Palestinian towns and villaged captured by the Golani Brigade in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war
articles.mindsharer.com /html/Golani_Brigade   (430 words)

  
 Jerusalem Post: Golani run begins today@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
The traditional five-day Golani Brigade run from the Hermon to Eilat takes off today and will pass through 50 towns and villages throughout the country.
Last year's run was canceled for financial reasons.
Instead of following one long route, each day groups of soldiers belonging to the Golani Brigade's training battalion will run in various parts of the country under the brigade banner.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:3601062&refid=holomed_1   (175 words)

  
 1948 Arab-Israeli War Details, Meaning 1948 Arab-Israeli War Article and Explanation Guide
A desperate second attempt occurred July 18 by units from the Yiftach Brigade equipped with armored vehicles, including two Cromwell tanks, but that attack also failed.
Despite the second truce which begun on July 18 the Israeli efforts to conquer Latrun continued until July 20.
The Negev Brigade and Golani Brigade took part in the operation.
www.e-paranoids.com /1/19/1948_arab_israeli_war.html   (3719 words)

  
 World Affairs Board - My Pics. See if they show.
When I go in (Not sure when yet) I'm doing Chi"r Kravi, but I'm not sure if I wanna do normal Chi"r, Golani or Givati.
Nahal is the name of an Israeli Infantry Brigade.
Its actually an acronym for Noar Halutzim Lohem or Pioneer Fighting Youth, which has a nice archaic Socialist ring to it.
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 - Golani Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Small sized, "Golani Infantry Brigade" dark olive hand crocheted kippa with a green colored tree design.
This kippa bears the symbol of the most highly decorated infantry unit in the IDF.
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www.a-zara.com /pe-Crocheted++S-41-4100-2608.htm   (74 words)

  
 Banyas
This led to retaliation steps from the side of Israel, and nearly caused a new war.
On June 10th, 1967, the last day of the Six Day War, Golani Brigade forces quickly conquered the small village of Banyas where a Syrian fort stood.
During the last few years the site has been extensively excavated.
mosaic.lk.net /g-banyas.html   (1223 words)

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