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Uri Sagi
Uri Sagi.jpg
Born 1943 (age 71–72)
Kfar Bialik, Mandate Palestine
Allegiance Israel Defense Forces
Years of service 1961–1995
Rank Aluf
Commands held Golani Brigade, Northern Command, Commander of the Military Intelligence Directorate, Commander GOC Army Headquarters
Battles/wars Six Day War
War of Attrition
Yom Kippur War
1982 Lebanon War
South Lebanon conflict
First Intifada
Other work Chairman of Mekorot

Uri Sagi (Hebrew: אורי שגיא‎; born 1943) is an Israeli retired general who held several prominent posts including command of the Golani Brigade, of Israel's Northern Command, and the IDF Military Intelligence Directorate.

In 2000–2003 Uri Sagi was the CEO of Mekorot, Israel's national water company.[1][2][3]


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28 news items

New Vision

New Vision
Fri, 11 Sep 2015 05:00:00 -0700

Jonathan Netanyahu (Assault Unit), Maj. Muki Betser, Maj. Shaul Mofaz and Col. Uri Sagi. The rescue success is also attributable to the Kenyan government's collaboration. Israel lobbied Kenya for permission to use Nairobi Airport to refuel mission planes.
Thu, 08 Nov 2012 02:18:45 -0800

Uri Sagi quits Labor race over alleged sex scandal. Former MI chief cites health reasons but party insiders say real reason is alleged harassment complaint in his military past. Sagi dismisses allegations. Nechama Duek ...

The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel
Mon, 16 Feb 2015 05:00:14 -0800

Left-wing and centrist former security officials have come out [Hebrew] against this notion of conflict management, with former Military Intelligence head Uri Sagi likening it to a doctor's advice alongside the bed of a terminally ill patient ...

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel News
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:22:30 -0700

Uri Sagi, later head of Military Intelligence and subsequently the Mekorot national water company, were put on Hercules military cargo planes that then flew to Kenya, refueled, and continued on to Israel. subscribe newsletter. Share on Facebook Twitter


Sat, 03 Jan 2015 14:12:10 -0800

Sources within Labor party say Herzog holding talks with number of former IDF generals in hopes of securing military expert for center-left camp, as some insiders give insight to how and why former defense officials became such a hot commodity in ...
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:48:45 -0800

Uri Sagi, who headed the IDF's military intelligence branch at the time of Musawi's assassination, shared his doubts about such operations with the public some years later. In an interview with the Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth on Sept. 4, 2009, Sagi ...
Arutz Sheva
Wed, 07 Nov 2012 07:41:35 -0800

(res.) Uri Sagi informed Labor party head MK Shelly Yechimovich Wednesday that he is leaving the party, just two weeks after he announced he would be joining it and contending for a spot on its Knesset list. Sagi said that the reasons for leaving the ...

The Times of Israel

The Times of Israel
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:46:38 -0700

... when Barak's former chief negotiator Gilad Sher and former IDF intelligence chief Uri Sagi published a policy paper (Hebrew link) at the Van Leer Institute calling for an “initiated separation, which will allow a future return to negotiations with ...

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