During a ceremony held this morning (July 24, 2003) in the offices of the Galilee Unit, Brigadier General Yair Golan assumed command of the unit. The ceremony was attended by OC Northern Command, Major General Benny Gantz and additional guests.

Brigadier General, Meir (Amir) Klifi, who served as the commander of the unit for the past two years, will assume command of the Doctrine and Instruction Division – where he will replace Brigadier General Gershon Hacohen.