The Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Ehud Barak has decided, in accordance with the recommendation of the Chief of the IDF’s General staff, Lieutenant General Shaul Mofaz, to appoint Colonel Rachel Dolev to the IDF Chief Military Censor. Colonel Dolev’S appointment will take effect in the coming months and will be promoted to Brigadier – General. Colonel Dolev is currently the IDF Chief Defending Council. Colonel Dolev will replace Brig. – Gen. Yitzhak Shanni who has been the Chief Military Censor for the past 23 years.