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The outgoing Chief of the General Staff, Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot, is wrapping up 40 years of service in the IDF. This is his story in never-before-seen pictures:
Outgoing IDF Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Eisenkot visits the Western Wall on his first day in the position. It’s customary to place notes and letters into the wall’s cracks. Image
Outgoing IDF Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Eisenkot visits a kindergarten after it was hit by #Hamas rockets in a Gaza border community. Image
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Israel’s Operation #NorthernShield, which recently exposed #Hezbollah’s cross-border attack tunnels, has prompted the perennial question: Are #Israel and #Hezbollah about to go to war in #Lebanon? I explore it in this @AlArabiya_Eng⁩ article & below 👇🏼…
The tunnels #Hezbollah burrowed are meant to facilitate the movement and infiltration into northern #Israel of hundreds of its fighters as part of its well-established military doctrine that calls for “the conquest of the Galilee.”…
Tunnels aren't the main threat #Israel faces from #Lebanon. Before making #NorthernShield public @netanyahu met @SecPompeo to pass a msg to the Lebanese authorities: Stop #Hezbollah’s efforts to acquire to precision-guided missiles or Israel will act.…
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Following the conversation between the @IsraeliPM & Minister of Defense and @KremlinRussia_E, Vladimir Putin, senior IDF officers led by the Head of the Operations Directorate, Maj. Gen. Aharon Haliva, will go to #Moscow tomorrow.
During the day-long visit, the delegation will brief their Russian counterparts on Operation #NorthernShield and other operational issues.
The IDF delegation to #Moscow, led by the Head of the Operations Directorate, Maj. Gen. Aharon Haliva, will return to Israel tonight following meetings between the two militaries' senior officials. ImageImage
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The Chief of the General Staff, Gadi Eisenkot briefed @UNIFIL_ Commander, MG @stefanodelcol, on Operation #NorthernShield and the IDF’s fight against Hezbollah’s attack tunnels. Image
During their meeting, the Chief of the General Staff emphasized that Hezbollah’s attack tunnels are blatant violations of @UN Security Council Resolution 1701 and were intended to be the surprise element of Hezbollah’s plan of attack against Israel.
Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot expressed the importance he sees in @UNIFIL_ implementing the @UN’s resolutions, working to neutralize the tunnels from the Lebanese side, and preventing Hezbollah from violating UN resolutions.
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Today, #Israel eliminated a number of #Hezbollah attack tunnels in Op. #NorthernShield. The tunnels were devised for one purpose & one purpose only - to infiltrate Israel to commit acts of terror.

Here is a brief refresher about this #Iran-backed terror group ⤵️
1. Founded in 1985, make no mistake about it, #Hezbollah is a genocidal jihadist terrorist organisation, created, funded and instructed at the behest of the Iranian regime. #NorthernShield
2. #Hezbollah’s primary goal is not only the elimination of the State of Israel, but Jews worldwide.

Just read Hezbollah’s ‘Manifesto’, which clearly states: “Our struggle will end only when this entity [Israel] is obliterated.”

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