Col. Eli Alfasi was appointed this morning the 10th of July at the Chief of the IDF General Staff’s HQ as IDF attache to India.

Col. Alfasi is replacing Col. Arieh Eshchar who served in the position for three and a half years.

Col. Eli Alfasi served in a variety of positions in the Armor Corps and Infantry, among them as Deputy Commander of the Central Training Base for the Field Units and an Armor Brigade Commander. In his last position he served as Head of the Planning Department in the Operations Division.

The new IDF attache to India has a BA in General History from the University of Tel Aviv and an MA in Political Science from the University of Haifa.