News Briefs

  3/12/2013, Nisan 1, 5773

Helicopter Crash Delays Barak's Departure Ceremony

The farewell event for outgoing Defense Minister Ehud Barak, which was scheduled for Tuesday evening at the Palmachim Air Force Base, has been postponed because of the fatal crash of an Air Force helicopter in the pre-dawn hours.

The event has been rescheduled for Wednesday evening at the Palmach Museum in Tel Aviv.