Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon appointed a new IDF spokesman on Monday, in the
presence of the IDF chief of staff and other senior commanders.
spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Moti Almoz, formally head of the IDF Civil administration
in Judea and Samaria, will take the place of Brig.-Gen. Yoav Mordechai, who
completed his two-and-a-half-year tenure as spokesman.
overtime to make the IDF's work transparent, truthfully, equally, and fairly,"
Mordechai said. The IDF Spokesman Brigade is more operational than ever, with
people deployed in all field and regional brigades," he added.
his appointment, Almoz said his new roles requires wisdom and sensitivity, and
thanked Mordechai for his work.