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Incoming IDF Chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz received an honor guard in the official transfer of command ceremony at Tel Aviv's Kirya army base Monday afternoon.Earlier, Prime Minister
Binyamin Netanyahu thanked outgoing IDF chief of General Staff
Gabi Ashkenazi for "doing so much to ensure the outcome of the battle."
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successor Benny Gantz the rank of Lieutenant-General in a ceremony at
the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, in which he was officially
given command of the IDF.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON AND REUTERS
By HERB KEINON AND KHALED ABU TOAMEH
By BEN HARTMAN
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