TEL AVIV (Jan. 4)
The commander of Israel’s navy, Adm. Avraham Ben-Shoshan, is being switched to a shore job in Washington.
Ben-Shoshan, 42, will become military attache at the Israeli Embassy there shortly. He replaces Maj. Gen. Amos Yaron, who is retiring.
Ben-Shoshan will be replaced as head of the navy by Brig. Gen. Micha Ram.