תאריך: 16/07/2015, 18:44    

IDF ethics because today (Thursday), 29 Tamuz תשע”ה, 16 July 2015, Brig. Gen. amikam norkin was promoted to the rank of major General in a festive ceremony held at
Chief of staff Rabin camp (Kriya), Tel Aviv.
 
The ceremony was held in the presence of Defense Minister, Mr. Moshe (bogey) Ya’alon, Chief of the General staff, General Gadi Eisenkot, and in the presence of members of the Forum staff.
 
Gen. amikam norkin, who served most recently as air force Chief of staff, will replace the role of the Planning Department, Maj. Gen. Nimrod Shefer.
 
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The Defense Minister, Mr. Moshe Ya’alon (bogey), “head of the Planning Department, in this period of change, is enormous. Nimrod that challenge status in recent years, with original thinking, open-minded, intellectual integrity and courage to say what he thinks. You can look at this period with satisfaction, Nimrod, and years of service. Your contribution was. Amikam comes also from the cutting edge, with extensive experience, challenge planning a multi-year plan and its implementation. I’m sure that can be influenced in the planning process.
We all have to deal with these challenges to the security of the State of Israel. “
 
According to the Chief of the General staff, General Gadi Eisenkot, “replacing the head
Planning Division, played a major role in the General staff, is an important event, especially against the background of the times
We are strategic changes, the change of the change in Israeli society, the change in the challenge to be ready for the present development and adjust to the challenges of the future is going to be your main challenge amikam, and all. Nimrod performed
36 years, we have seen it in recent years around the staff, I want to thank you for your service, and convinced you to contribute outside the IDF and the State of Israel. Amikam, I think you’re the best candidate to enter the complex role in this period and bring to the table the strategic thinking, planning and your extensive experience in the power and force and wish you great success for everyone on the job “.
 
According to the head of the Planning Department, Maj. Gen. Nimrod Shefer, “36 years in uniform, were for me a great challenge, striving to be better and more influence. They were consecutive years, sometimes, years-long flight where I felt I always incomparable thing more than years of command, training and transportation of many people, this is for me the greatest gifts. I couldn’t imagine a lifetime quicker and I thank fate and mpcadii to navigation. The amikam norkin I know for many years and am convinced that the selection you is a great choice. Officer
The first class, and experienced in the field and at Headquarters, Adam Baruch talents and capabilities. I have no doubt that exhausted the power vested in the hands of fully exercising your responsibility as head of the Planning Department. I finish with a real sense of partnership in the extraordinary quality, strong, co-operative and very talented and feeling, it felt throughout the years, my mother knew the fate of her son entrusted deserving officers and mothers of all the soldiers who served under my command-felt so too.

According to the head of the Planning Department, Maj. Gen. amikam norkin, “on Tuesday soon get
The hands of Nimrod, the command of the Division. Nimrod led three Planning Division
And a half years, and finished more than 35 years of service in the IDF for his service as a soldier and as always showed humility, courage and integrity. Personally, Nimrod, I want
To thank you for two significant periods for me where you direct commanders. To thank you
Named in the planning Directorate, and appreciate very much your contribution to State security.
Now I understand the size, the responsibility on our shoulders when this gets this responsibility in awe. “

Translated from Hebrew

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