Israeli Defense Minister, Mr. Shaul Mofaz, and the Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Moshe Ya’alon, agreed to appoint the Chief of Staff of Army Headquarters, Brigadier General Yair Naveh, as the commander of the Homefront Command.

Brigadier General Yair Naveh will replace Commander Yosef Mishlav. The date for the exchange of positions will be determined in the near future.