army retirement - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ami
    • 24.08.10 | 22:25 (IDT)

    It is ridiculous that army personnel are allowed to retire at such an early age with full pensions. We are not a rich country and this costs us a lot in both money and experienced officers. Combat soldiers are a different story but all the others should work until the age of 65/67 just like any other job. As it is, their pay is high all through the years so there is no reason for them to get double retirement pay as well. This must be stopped as it is costing us and the IDF too much.

    from the article: The army wants you - for a second career
    First published 01:37 24.08.10 | Last updated 01:37 24.08.10
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