Israel: Pres. Rivlin Hosts IDF Chief of Staff
President REUVEN RIVLIN and Chief of Staff Lieutenant General BENNY GANTZ exchange greetings and address the Forum of the Major Generals of the General Staff. The President hosted outgoing Chief of Staff Gantz to mark the end of Lt. Gen. Gantz's term in office. Gantz, decorated with the U.S. Legion of Merit, has been in command of the IDF since February 2011 including operations Pillar of Defense and Protective Edge.
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