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      Archive: 11/9/2012

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        11/9/2012, Cheshvan 24, 5773

      Barak to Talk to Russo about Deputy CoS Spot Next Week

      Defense Minister Ehud Barak has scheduled an interview for next week with Southern District Commander Tal Russo as the search continues for an Israel Defense Forces deputy chief of staff to replace Yair Naveh. Russo is being considered at the request of Chief of Staff Benny Gantz.

      Barak interviewed former Northern District commander Gadi Eisenkott and former Central District commander Avi Mizrachi this week.