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Chief of Staff
New IDF chief Kochavi: ‘The army is ready for any mission’
Lilach Shoval and Israel Hayom Staff
January 15, 2019
Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi becomes 22nd chief of staff in ceremony at Kirya military headquarters • IDF “expresses what is best in the people,” he says • Netanyahu: “You are carrying a heavy responsibility. The goal is clear—to retain superiority over our enemies.”
Israel’s top officials bid farewell to outgoing IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot
January 14, 2019
“Soldier, commander, statesman, modest, brave, responsible, a first-rate strategist and a people person. Over the last four years, there were no wars, but the IDF under your command never ceased fighting,” said Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin.