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December 20, 2012 2:36 pm

Former IDF Chief Amnon Lipkin-Shahak Laid to Rest With Full Military Honors

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Amnon Lipkin-Shahak. Photo: IDF.

Times of Israel – A formidable contingent of Israeli dignitaries and present and former military brass were on hand on Thursday afternoon to pay their last respects as former IDF chief Amnon Lipkin-Shahak was laid to rest with full military honors at the Kiryat Shaul Military Cemetery in Tel Aviv.

Lipkin-Shahak, who also served as a cabinet minister for a time, passed away on Wednesday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 68 years old.

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