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Uzi Dayan: Israel’s connection to world Jewry as strategic as F35

Uzi Dayan: Israel’s connection to world Jewry as strategic as F35

Israel’s connections to Diaspora Jewry are as well-known a strategic necessity as F35 jets, Jerusalem and defensible borders, Jewish Company chairmanship candidate Uzi Dayan mentioned in an interview with The Jerusalem Post on Thursday.

Dayan served as head of IDF Central Insist, deputy chief of workforce and head of the Nationwide Security Council. If chosen, he might well be the ideal rating IDF officer to ever head the company.

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“It’s even handed one of doubtlessly the major organizations for the Jewish people and for the Speak of Israel and that’s what pulls me to head it,” Dayan mentioned. “The Jewish people need strengthening from Jewish education and defense in the fight towards antisemitism.”

Dayan favorite that by Israel’s centennial in 2048, 17-20 million people are expected to are residing in the nation, together with 15 million Jews, that is more than in the the relaxation of the world blended.

“My mannequin amongst the chairmen of the Jewish Company is Isaac Herzog,” Dayan mentioned of the president, who relinquished the post two months in the past. “He knew how to get cooperation with totally different our bodies and purple meat up unity and concord.    

Dayan mentioned he is no longer for multiculturalism but is for pluralism and accepting a massive sequence of views. He mentioned he does no longer seek his affiliation with the Likud as a burden, as a consequence of he has right relatives with doubtlessly the most up-to-date government. He was enthusiastic about lobbying government ministries for local authorities as head of Mifal Hapayis.

“The Jewish people are above politics,” he mentioned.  

Uzi Dayan (credit:  Iki Maimon)Uzi Dayan (credit: Iki Maimon)

Dayan, 73, is even handed one of ten candidates vying for the plum post. The different candidates are Intelligence Companies Minister Elazar Stern,  passe minister Danny Danon, passe Diaspora affairs minister Omer Yankelevitch passe MKs Michal Cotler-Wunsh, Tehila Friedman, and Michael Oren, Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Fleur Hassan-Nahoum, ANU – Museum of the Jewish Folks board chairwoman Irina Nevzlin and Bar-Ilan College legislation professor Yaffa Zilbershats.

To be chosen as company chairman, seven of the 10 people of the different committee must vote in settle on and no a pair of can vote towards. To purchase the purple meat up of the people of the panel, Dayan has already spoken to all ten, and he will doubtless be flying to North The United States next week for face-to-face conferences with panel people.

“The plot need to be fit and merely,” he mentioned. “Wanting nearly consensus offers a bonus to whoever is most fit and most authorised by an ultimate different. I need every person well, together with myself. Let the finest candidate purchase.”  

Uzi Dayan: Israel’s connection to world Jewry as strategic as F35