Tag Archives: Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi

Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz Appointed 20th IDF Chief of the General Staff

Lieutenant General Gantz, Minister of Defense Ehud Barak and Lieutenant General Gabi Ashkenazi, all past or present Chiefs of Staff. Major General Benny Gantz was appointed IDF Chief of the General Staff and received the rank of Lieutenant General today, … Continue reading

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Farewell Ceremony for IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi

This evening, a farewell ceremony in Tel Aviv was held in honor of Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi who finishes his four year term as the 19th IDF Chief of Staff. The ceremony was attended by the families of fallen IDF … Continue reading

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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Meets with Incoming IDF Chief of Staff

US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Navy Admiral Mike Mullen, met with incoming Chief of Staff, Maj. Gen. Benny Gantz, who is set to resume his duties as the 20th IDF Chief of Staff tomorrow. Admiral Mullen is … Continue reading

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Admiral Mullen to Attend Honorary Ceremony for IDF Chief of Staff

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States Military, Admiral Michael G. Mullen, is expected to arrive in Israel on Sunday, February 13th. Admiral Mullen will participate in the event bidding farewell to the Chief of … Continue reading

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IDF Joint Combat Demonstration Concludes

A joint combat demonstration took place today, Tuesday, February 1st , 2011, at the IDF ground forces training base in Shizafon. The IDF Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi, visited the demonstration as part of his series … Continue reading

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