IDF's first female major-general is promoted

By JPOST.COM STAFF,
June 23, 2011 14:42




In a ceremony at Tel Aviv's Kirya "Rabin" IDF base on Thursday, the IDF's first female major-general was officially promoted. Maj.-Gen. Orna Barbivai will become the new head of the IDF's Human Resources Directorate, where she was previously the deputy head.

Barbivai, 49, and a mother of three, is replacing current head of the directorate Maj.- Gen. Avi Zamir, who is retiring.


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