The IDF Chief of The General Staff denies accusations against OC Northern Command Chief , Director of Military Intelligence and Head of Research Division in the Intelligence Directorate

The IDF Spokesperson clarifies that the Chief of the General staff , Lieutenant General Shaul Mofaz denies categorically all accusations against the above mentioned senior officers. The judgement of OC Northern Command in employing IDF forces in Lebanon and defending the citizens of northern Israel is a professional one, taken from a stand point of responsibility and carried out successfully, says the Chief of Staff.
The Chief of Staff gives full backing to Maj. Gen. Ashkenazi and to Maj. Gen. Amos Malka and to head of research in the Intelligence directorate , Brig. Gen. Amos Gilad over their professional judgement which defines their assessments.
Recent publications cause unjust damage to IDF Generals and should cease.