News Briefs

  2/3/2013, Shevat 23, 5773

Chief of Staff in US for Official Visit

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz landed in the United States on Sunday for a five-day official visit. Gantz is visiting the U.S. as the guest of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey.

Gantz is scheduled to meet with Dempsey and other senior American officials to discuss security challenges in the Middle East and the possibility of military cooperation on some issues.