IDF chief of staff to visit family of fallen soldier overlooked for military honor
Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz is trying to set things right after he placed a flag last week at the grave of Shlomo Nitzani instead of Yevgeny Tolochko, Israel's most recent fallen soldier. Even Nitzani's siblings say their brother would have been outraged.
Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz will visit the family of the most recently fallen soldier, Yevgeny Tolochko, since he did not place a flag upon his grave. The affair began last week, when it was reported that during the ceremony where flags were placed upon the graves of fallen soldiers, Gantz placed a flag upon the grave of Lt. Col. (res.) Shlomo Nitzani. However, the last fallen soldier to be buried on...
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