Women's Group Protest Colonel's Promotion

The Israel Women's Network sent a letter to the Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Moshe Ya'alon, demanding that steps be taken to stop the promotion of the three officers accused of sexual harrassment The IWN is basing its claim on a previous ruling by the High Court against Brigadier General Nir Galili ,whose promotion to Major General was blocked following his conviction for sexual harrassment.

One of the three is the commander of the IDF armaments schoo. Another is a logistics officer in the Southern Command, convicted of disciplinary infractions. The third, a senior officer in the logistics branch, is under investigation.