Eight IDF generals carried the coffin of former premier Ariel Sharon to the Knesset on Sunday.

The generals were: Maj.- Gen. Danny Efroni, chief military prosecutor; Maj.- Gen. Nimrod Shefer, head of the Planning Directorate; Maj.-Gen. Shai Yaniv, commander of the Military Courts Unit; Maj.-Gen. Kobi Barak, commander of the Technological and Logistics Directorate; Maj.-Gen. Eitan Dangot, coordinator of government activities in the territories; Maj.-Gen. Nitzan Alon, OC Central Command; Maj.-Gen. Eyal Eizenberg, OC Home Front Command; and Maj.-Gen. Yossi Baidatz; Military Colleges commander.

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On Monday, eight generals will move the coffin from the Knesset to the funeral ceremony at the Sycamore Ranch in the Negev.

They will include Deputy IDF Chief of Staff Maj.-Gen. Gadi Eizenkot, Navy Commander Rear Admiral Ram Rotenberg, and Air Force Commander Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel.

The IDF will hold a ceremony to honor Sharon at Latrun, where the coffin will stop en route to the Negev. The ceremony will be attended by IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz and military brass.

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