Rus News Journal

Germany will put to Israel rocket complexes of air defence

Germany will put to Israel rocket complexes of air defence " Petriot ". As the correspondent " passes; News " it was declared on Tuesday evening by German chancellor Gerhard Schroder.

if the government of Israel needs safety of the country, " we will help, and immediately, it demands our historical and a moral imperative " the chancellor has underlined.

in interview to an influential German weekly journal " Dee Tsajt " which leaves on Wednesday, Schroder has noticed that " air defence system " Petriot " is purely defensive and it is intended for protection against rocket attacks ".

" Security of the state Israel and its citizens is extremely important 4 us " - Schroder has declared.

as the German press marks, Israel would like to RCV systems " Petriot " W which help it could confront with possible rocket attacks from Iraq. The Israeli government does not exclude that in case of carrying out of the power action against Bagdad, Israel can be subjected to rocket attacks as it was during war in Persian gulf in 1991.