Amnon Lipkin-Shahak: The Last of the Army's Princes

Lipkin-Shahak, who was born in Tel Aviv in 1944, was the 15th chief of staff of the IDF. His brief political career left not only him but Israeli society as a whole with the sense of a wasted opportunity.

Lt. Gen. ‏(ret.‏) Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, the 15th chief of staff of the IDF, who died Wednesday at the age of 68 after a long battle with cancer, was the...