Full articleFormer IDF Chief of Staff Amnon Lipkin-Shahak died Wednesday after a long battle with cancer. He was 68-years-old.
He passed away in Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem, at noon.
Lipkin-Shahak was the IDF's 15th chief of staff. He later served as the tourism and transportation minister in the 15th Knesset.
Very sad news. the man has done a great deal for the state of Israel.