Maj. Gen. Yair Golan

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IDF Chief Lands in U.S. for Cross-Country Work Visit

IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot landed in the United States Sunday to meet with members of the American military and Department of Defense, as Jerusalem and Washington hammer out the final details of an aid package for the coming years.

From left, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) 91st Division Commander Moni Katz, directing his right arm forward, Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan pause as they walk from viewing Hula Valley from the Hussein Lookout, behind them, near …

IDF Deputy Chief Of Staff Caught Up In New Storm Over Comments Made 10 Years Ago

The Jerusalem Post reports: Deputy Chief of Staff Maj.-Gen. Yair Golan is once again in the headlines. Channel 2 News released a recording from a decade ago, in which Golan, then the commander of the Judea and Samaria Division, was speaking to a group of youths preparing for their IDF service.