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Report: Barak putting IDF promotions on hold

Defense Minister Ehud Barak is delaying his approval of new generals until the next IDF chief of staff is chosen, Israel Radio reported.
Current IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi promoted colonels to the rank of brigadier general, but Barak is reportedly withholding the authorization necessary for the move to be binding.
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