The Southern Command awarded citations to outstanding soldiers from the Negev’s Bedouin community and presented promoted officers with their new ranks
Defense Minister Moshe Ya`alon toured the Military Intelligence Directorate for the first time since taking office, meeting with intelligence chief Maj. Gen. Aviv Kochavi
Forces seek to restore calm in the region; Palestinians have thrown 1,195 rocks at Israelis since January 1
Lt. Gen. Gantz on Israel`s Holocaust Remembrance day: "We will never lose hope for peace and security in the Land of Israel"
Cpt. Michael Frishman is spending Holocaust Remembrance Day in Lithuania – where his grandfather fought in the Jewish resistance