First ever female major-general set to receive promotion

Brig.-Gen. Orna Barbivai, deputy head of the army’s Human Resources Directorate, will make history Thursday when she becomes the IDF’s first-ever female major-general.
Barbivai, 49, and a mother of three, will replace current head of the directorate Maj.- Gen. Avi Zamir, who is retiring. staff contributed to this report