Gantz slams proposed defense budget cuts

11.10.2011                      13.Tischrei. 5772

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Gantz slams proposed defense budget cuts

Despite cutbacks, IDF appointing new attache to Canada; Gantz says he won't allow ridicule of officers who stand up against proposed cuts.

The IDF pushed back Monday against government plans to cut the defense budget.
Chief of General Staff Lt.- Gen. Benny Gantz said that he will not allow officers to be publicly criticized for standing up for their principles and opposing the cuts….