Photo Credit: IDF
IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot awards Medal of Appreciation to USMC General Joseph Dunford, head of US Joint Chiefs of Staff

IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eizenkot awarded USMC General Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, with a Medal of Appreciation on Tuesday.

The award was presented to General Dunford by the IDF chief of staff in recognition of the American military chief’s leadership, accomplishments and friendship, Eizenkot said.


The two men have known each other for years, and during Eizenkot’s last visit to the U.S. he was presented with a similar medal by Dunford.

Share this article on WhatsApp:

Previous articleWestern Wall is First Stop for Incoming US Ambassador to Israel David M. Friedman
Next articleNetanyahu Meets Dunford, Jewish War Heroes on V-E Day
Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for, and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.