web analytics
November 26, 2015 / 14 Kislev, 5776
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post

Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel Named Next IAF Chief

JewishPress Logo

Major-General Amir Eshel, head of strategic planning for the IDF, was named the next chief of the Israel Air Force on Sunday.

Eshel was appointed by IDF chief Benny Gantz, over Binyamin Netanyahu’s choice Brigadier General Yohanan Locker. Eshel succeeds Major-General Ido Nehushtan.

Last month Eshel voiced concern that a nuclear-armed Iran could deter Israel from confronting Iranian-backed enemies Hezbollah and Hamas on its borders.


About the Author:

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel Named Next IAF Chief”

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC)
Report: Europeans Funded ICC War Crimes Submission against Israel

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/maj-gen-amir-eshel-named-next-iaf-chief/2012/02/05/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: