Lt. Col. Raz Carmi who commanded the Mechva Alon new immigrant training base in the north was promoted to the rank of Colonel and will command the Magen Array that administers new immigrants and special needs populations.
The IDF notes that Carmi brought the Mechva Alon base to the best results for which he was awarded the rank of array commander, in charge of the Chavat Hashomer base as well.
Lt. Col. Tzachi Barak Cohen will be appointed commander of the MI Combat Reconnaissance Academy.
Col. Yael Hass will command the education division of IDF Manpower.
Col. Bader Tarif will be promoted to rank of Dep. Chief Medical Officer, Lt. Col. Alon Glassberg will command the northern Health Center, Lt. Col. Eyal Foreman will command the Home Front Clinic, and Lt. Col Dr Ginat Keren will be promoted to rank of Colonel and will command the IDF Mental Health Division.
Lt. Col. Ram Malachi will command IDF Warfare and ICT, Lt. Col. Avraham Duec will command the Future Instrumentation and Financing Division, and Lt. Col Yariv Nir will command the IDF ICT Operations Division.
All appointments are pending the approval of Defense Minister Ya'alon.