Col. Danny Efroni to be next IDF military advocate general

Credit: Amos Halfon, Bamahane

Col. Efroni will take the place of Maj. Gen. Avichai Mendelblit

Date: 24/08/2011, 6:37 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

Defense Minister Ehud Barak on Wednesday (August 24) approved the appointment of Colonel (res.) Danny Efroni to be the next IDF (Zahal) military advocate general.

Col. Efroni, 53, was nominated by Chief of the General Staff, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz.

Col. Efroni will take the place of Major General Avichai Mendelblit, who served in the position for seven years.

Col. Efroni will be promoted to the rank of brigadier general.

Between 2004-2009, Col. Efroni served as the deputy military advocate general.