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Shomron to Stay As IDF Chief

December 26, 1989
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The Cabinet, acting on the recommendation of Defense Minister Yitzhak Rabin, agreed Sunday to extend Gen. Dan Shomron’s term as chief of staff of the Israel Defense Force for a fourth year.

The chief of staff is appointed to a three-year term. When he enters his third year, it is a custom to extend the appointment an additional year.

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