Ronnie Bar-On sad 88 224.
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Deputy Chief of Staff Maj.- Gen. Yair Naveh pledged to the Knesset’s State
Control Committee on Sunday that an internal auditor for the IDF would be
appointed before the end of the year.
It will be the first time the
military has such a post.
Committee chairman Ronnie Bar-On (Kadima) said
the IDF has taken too long to appoint an internal auditor.
“This is an
issue that has continued for 15 years,” he told Naveh. “And in 2005, the state
comptroller issued a report on the matter to the chief of General Staff. This
matter could have been decided upon and carried out long ago.”
the committee that the IDF currently undergoes internal review by two units, a
civil division and a military division, both of which operate under the auspices
of the defense auditor.
Bar-On said that the coalition would closely
monitor the progress of the internal auditor’s appointment.
acceptable that the internal auditor’s appointment was delayed until now,” he
The State Control Committee is expected to hold an additional
hearing on the issue before the end of the year.