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  7/7/2013, Tammuz 29, 5773

Police First: Women's Affairs Advisor

Police Brigadier General Yael Idelman was named, Sunday to be the Israel Police Department's first advisor on women's affairs. Among other things, she will be responsible for creating conditions for bringing out the abilities and equal opportunities for women serving on the force, through designing a new gender reality.

In addition, Idelman will be a member of the senior command staff. She and two other women were among 32 officers promoted to brigadier general and commander positions. Police Commissioner Yochanan Danino called the group unprecedented in its magnitude and quality.