Ashkenazi denies involvement in Galant Document

13.09.2011                      14.Elul, 5771

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Ashkenazi denies involvement in Galant Document

At counter-terrorism conference former IDF chief says relations with Turkey need to be restored, if Assad falls it would weaken Iran, Hezbollah.

Former IDF chief of General Staff Lt.-Gen. (res.) Gabi Ashkenazi responded to recent reports about his alleged involvement in the socalled Harpaz affair, claiming Monday night that he was not “involved in conspiracies or the writing of any documents.”
Recent media reports have alleged Ashkenazi’s wife, Ronit, worked closely with Boaz Harpaz, the alleged forger of the “Galant Document” as part of a larger effort to thwart the appointment of Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yoav Galant as Ashkenazi’s successor….