Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attended the induction ceremony for the new director of the Nuclear Research Center — Negev. Gil Dagan, a 16-year NRCN veteran who has held a variety of positions – has been appointed to replace outgoing director Dr. Udi Netzer. The Prime Minister thanked Dr. Netzer and wished Dagan success.
Prime Minister Netanyahu said, “”You are engaged in establishing the present and ensuring the future of the people of Israel.” He noted that Dr. Netzer has significantly advanced the NCRN and its workers and built a strong infrastructure for long-term development that will meet the future needs of the State of Israel, and added that he was sure that Gil Dagan would continue this trend.
Israel Atomic Energy Commission Director Zeev Senir said, “The NRN is characterized by excellent people. Udi Netzer led this trend of excellence and I am certain that the NRN will enjoy continued success under Gil Dagan.”
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