September 29, 1996 in Nation/World

General To Quit

Associated Press

Israel’s army chief is planning to quit over the government’s handling of clashes this week between Palestinians and Israeli soldiers, a London newspaper reported.

The Sunday Times reported Lt. Gen. Amnon Lipkin-Shahak has written his resignation letter. The report was denied in Jerusalem.

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