Kochavi will replace current Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot in 2019.
"May he be strong and very courageous for the security of the people of Israel, our land and our state."
The resignations of Yaakov Nagel and Iris Stark comes following an interim order by the High Court of Justice to freeze the proceedings of the Goldberg committee.
The candidacy of Golan and Alon for chief of General Staff, along with the military’s subversion of the government and the US administration, need to serve as an urgent warning to the government.
Those trying to meddle in the selection process should stay out. There is a country that needs to be run and a military that needs to protect it.
Petition filed against two committee members over possible conflict of interest
The chief of staff gave an overview of how the IDF is preparing for emergency situations, including the level of training, reserves, arms, and other areas.
Israel and Cyprus have participated in several military drills over the past few months.
Israel is the first country to receive the advanced stealth planes outside the US and once the jets land in Israel, they will not leave the country, excluding combat missions.
Hanegbi: Protective Edge was a success