2007 - Decorations for service during the Second Lebanon War

During a ceremony held in Tel Aviv, on September 2, 2007 the Minister of Defense, Ehud Barak and the Chief of the General Staff, Lieutenant General Gabi Ashkenazy presented the following decorations:

The Medal of Courage, the second most noteworthy decoration, to 6 soldiers or their families

Medal of Distinguished Service, to 12 soldiers or their families

The Chief Of Staff Citation, to 17 soldiers and to 3 IDF units



Chief of the General Staff, Lieutenant General Ashkenazy, attaches the ribbon of the Second Lebanon War to the flag of an Air Force unit.

In addition to this, 104 Citations of Territorial Command Officer, Divisional Commander or Brigade Commander are awarded in the following weeks.

Four officers of a Navy Unit, decorated with  the Citation of Northern Territorial Commander