AG Ignored Prosecution Advice to Indict Harpaz for Forgery

Initial police investigation found that retired IDF officer forged document without knowledge of then-CoS Gabi Ashkenazi.

A legal team from the State Prosecutor’s Office’s recommended as early as November 2010 to renew the police investigation into the Harpaz affair and to consider putting then-IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi on trial for obstruction of justice, Haaretz has learned.