תאריך: 11/07/2011, 12:20
Yair Golan was appointed today (Mon), 2010-11 Tamuz 9 July 2011, as OC, a ceremony was held at the base’s Chief of staff Rabin in Tel Aviv,
Mr. Defense Minister Ehud Barak and Chief of staff, Maj. Gen. Benny Gantz, and in the presence of members of the Forum staff.
Aluf Yair Golan was replaced in his role as Col. Gadi Eisenkot, a post he retained for about five years.
Coming command, major general Gadi Eisenkot said: “in the past five years, northern command and even army, an important process of learning and a desire to improve the deficiencies discovered in the second Lebanon war. Along with the commanders in the field have created new security reality, which is the best and most peaceful since the establishment of the State. ”
Gen. Eisenkot wished success to succeed “Yair is true in the right place and I’m sure will lead the charge to new achievements.
The incoming command, Aluf Yair Golan, Defense Minister and Chief of staff for the trust given him and said: “I came into the job and finds a strong and stable command is evident where the hard work done since the second Lebanon. I have no doubt that we will stand the test of reality must “.
General Benny Gantz, Commander of Central Command Major General Gadi Eisenkot, the action and said: “leading the charge with determination to achieve peace and security in your created the North didn’t know him”. Chief wished success to the incoming command Chief, Gen. Yair Golan said as Commander front command now stands in the face of a challenge to keep civil war Israel. ”
Of Defense, Mr. Ehud Barak, thanked the outgoing command Chief and said, “throughout the post had this combination of abilities, talent, professionalism, and a daunting firework shows and stuff. I want to thank you, for all you do and I am confident that I will see you at these buildings within this system.
The incoming command said: “Brian, at the end of the test is a test of activity, is a test of results. These are things that you know from all levels and from all sides. You have to succeed, and we trust you, you command, and peers together, everything we need to do, we learn how to do proper and purposeful manner, “results.
Translated from Hebrew