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  Cheshvan 20, 5773 , 05/11/12

3 Senior Officers Vie to be PM's Military Secretary

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will decide, soon, who will become his next military secretary, replacing Yochanan Danino, according to a Monday-morning report by Yisrael Hayom. Netanyahu praised Locker on Sunday, as Locker left the position. The prime minister cited Locker for his involvement in the release of Gil'ad Shalit from Hamas captivity.

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) have nominated Ground Forces Chief of Staff Ayal Zamir, Galilee Division Commander Hertzi Levy and Brigadier-General Guy Tzur, who heads the IDF's planning division.

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