Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara, along with their eldest son Yair,
accompanied their youngest son Avner to the recruiting center at Ammunition Hill in
Jerusalem prior to the start of his military service in the role of combat field
Prime Minister Netanyahu said:
"We are as excited as any father and mother, seeing their
son going to the army. We are filled with pride and naturally concern. Everyone
experiences this, every home in Israel, we are no different.
"I told Avner to guard the country and to look after himself. I wish all the soldiers who
are enlisting today success."
The Prime Minister's wife, Mrs. Sara Netanyahu, wished all the recruits success and a safe return home.
Netanyahu chatted with recruits and their families and wished them success on their