Gabi Ashkenazi

Praise for Outgoing Ashkenazi

Praise for Outgoing Ashkenazi

Israeli leaders praise outgoing IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi; IDF solidarity of purpose overcomes personal disagreements.Maayana Miskin, 2/14/2011, 12:17 AM
Ashkenazi Sums Up Term

Ashkenazi Sums Up Term

Outgoing IDF Chief of Staff Ashkenazi refrains from directly discussing the standoff between him and Defense Minister Barak over his successor.Gil Ronen, 2/3/2011, 3:05 PM
'Stop Non-Conventional Weapons'

'Stop Non-Conventional Weapons'

IDF Chief of Staff addresses NATO Conference for the last time. Speaks of the need to fight the non-conventional weapons now on the battlefield.Elad Benari, 1/27/2011, 3:16 AM
Ashkenazi to NATO Conference

Ashkenazi to NATO Conference

The IDF’s Chief of Staff will address Israel’s security challenges and world terror at NATO Conference in Brussels.Elad Benari, 1/26/2011, 4:14 AM
IDF Head: Risking Men for Shalit

IDF Head: Risking Men for Shalit

Freeing terrorists is not the only way to return Gilad Shalit, IDF Chief Ashkenazi hints: “We sent him there, we’re obligated to bring him back.”Hillel Fendel and Haggai Huberman, 12/27/2010, 10:09 AM
‘IDF Learns from Mistakes’

‘IDF Learns from Mistakes’

The IDF is stronger than ever because it learns from its mistakes, outgoing Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi said in a rare radio interview. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/15/2010, 11:18 AM
'Nasrallah Could Seize Power'

'Nasrallah Could Seize Power'

IDF Chief of Staff to conduct series of meetings this week with his Canadian counterpart as well as with other officials in Canada and the U.S.Elad Benari, 11/16/2010, 3:15 AM
Ashkenazi Flies to Meet Mullen

Ashkenazi Flies to Meet Mullen

IDF Chief of Staff Ashkenazi left for a working visit to Canada and the US Saturday night in what may his last trip abroad before stepping down.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/14/2010, 8:22 AM
IDF's Ashkenazi in Bethlehem

IDF's Ashkenazi in Bethlehem

PA reports Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi was in Bethlehem Sunday. IDF source confirms visit to Arutz Sheva, says he met with top PA commanders.Maayana Miskin, 10/3/2010, 9:31 PM
Barak Holds Up Appointments

Barak Holds Up Appointments

Defense Minister delaying approval for Chief of Staff's decisions to promote current IDF colonels to rank of brigadier general.Gil Ronen, 8/22/2010, 8:09 PM
Potential Supect in Galant Doc

Potential Supect in Galant Doc

Israeli police announce they have a potential suspect in Galant document, and clear IDF of any involvement in its leak.Elad Benari, 8/20/2010, 3:01 AM
IDF Chief: We Didn't Know Enough

IDF Chief: We Didn't Know Enough

IDF Chief Gen. Ashkenazi praises and takes full responsibility for army’s actions aboard Turkish flotilla ship.Hillel Fendel, 8/11/2010, 12:26 PM
IDF Chief's Gun Reappears

IDF Chief's Gun Reappears

Handgun that was stolen from Lt.-Gen. Ashkenazi's bureau strangely finds its way back to IDF headquarters.Gil Ronen, 6/16/2010, 6:34 PM
50 IDF Officers Get Awards

50 IDF Officers Get Awards

Fifty IDF officers receive awards for excellence in service.Maayana Miskin, 4/17/2010, 11:55 PM
Ashkenazi 'Never Asked' To Stay

Ashkenazi 'Never Asked' To Stay

Defense Minister Barak informed the Chief of Staff his term will end as planned in February 2011.Gil Ronen, 4/7/2010, 11:30 AM
Israeli Arab Spy Jailed

Israeli Arab Spy Jailed

An Israeli Arab, convicted of spying for Hizbullah on IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi in a health club, was sentenced to 68 months in prison.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/6/2010, 4:40 PM
Ashkenazi Comforts Family

Ashkenazi Comforts Family

Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi visits bereaved family of one of two soldiers killed in fight with Gaza terrorists on Friday.Maayana Miskin, 3/29/2010, 10:33 AM
IDF Chief: Week-Long Visit to US

IDF Chief: Week-Long Visit to US

Lt.-Gen. Ashkenazi to meet with American officials, be guest of honor at Friends of IDF conference - site of Arab and Jewish demonstrations.Hillel Fendel, 3/7/2010, 10:39 AM
IDF Chief of Staff Visits India

IDF Chief of Staff Visits India

IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi is traveling to India for the first state visit ever to be conducted to that nation by an Israeli military head.Hana Levi Julian, 12/6/2009, 5:09 PM
IDF: Jerusalem in Rocket Range

IDF: Jerusalem in Rocket Range

Hizbullah rockets and missiles can now reach Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, IDF says. Meanwhile, Israel's anti-missile drill closes successfully.Ilene Rosenblum, 11/10/2009, 7:32 PM
Indian Chief of Staff on Visit

Indian Chief of Staff on Visit

The IDF seeks to strengthen ties with India as CoS Ashkenazi invites CoS General Deepak Kapoor to Israel.INN TV staff, 11/8/2009, 10:08 PM
Rabin without Politics - Almost

Rabin without Politics - Almost

Memorializing Rabin has become an annual platform for promoting appeasement. The IDF remembered him as an officer and omitted politics - almost.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/3/2009, 9:59 PM
'Iran Wanted IDF Chief Dead'

'Iran Wanted IDF Chief Dead'

Former head of the Arab Bureau at the Shin Bet, Peri Golan, says Iran was behind a plot to kill IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi.Maayana Miskin, 9/2/2009, 3:37 PM
Arab Plotted to Murder IDF Chief

Arab Plotted to Murder IDF Chief

An Israeli-Arab was indicted Monday for plotting to kill the IDF Chief of Staff, Gabi Ashkenazi. The plot was organized by Hizbullah.David Lev, 8/31/2009, 12:20 PM
IDF Theft Reveals Security Gap

IDF Theft Reveals Security Gap

The victim of a theft within the IDF was revealed to be Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi. Incident reveals major holes in security.Maayana Miskin, 8/16/2009, 9:04 PM