‚Harpaz acted alone in document forgery scandal‘

07.01.2013                      25.Tewet. 5773


'Harpaz acted alone in document forgery scandal'

State Comptroller criticizes Ashkenazi, but says former IDF chief of staff's aide egged Harpaz on, blasts Barak for abuse of power.

Despite contentions by some that the Harpaz Document was true and produced by a senior aide to Defense Minister Ehud Barak, or that it was forged under orders from then-IDF chief of staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi, the State Comptroller’s Report issued Sunday ultimately found that Lt.-Col. (res.) Boaz Harpaz, described as a loose cannon, forged the document himself….