Israel’s current and former chiefs of staff reflect on what it takes to be a great leader. They seem to agree that Israel’s best military leaders have a sense of history and purpose. Personal responsibility is also high on their lists of desirable attributes of the best leaders.
A 32-year-old Israeli reserve duty IDF soldier was stabbed by a Palestinian terrorist at a bus stop near the Samaria Regional Brigade base. A 26-year-old woman was lightly wounded by shrapnel during the IDF response to the attack. The soldier is in a moderate condition with stab wounds to the head, hand, and back.