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Operation Northern Shield

December 30, 2018

The Israel Defense Forces launched Operation Northern Shield to expose and neutralize cross-border attack tunnels that Hezbollah dug from Lebanon into Israel. Just hours into the operation our troops exposed and neutralized a 600 foot Hezbollah attack tunnel, which began under a civilian building in southern Lebanon, was dug through solid rock, and extended into … […]

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VIDEO: The IDF Rescue of Syrian White Helmets

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10 Awesome Things the IDF did in 2018

The year 2018 proved to be a challenging yet fruitful year for the Israeli Defense Force (IDF). The year included joint drills with Israel’s allies, demolition of Hamas and Hezbollah terror tunnels, completion of vital army infrastructure and providing life-saving humanitarian aid for those in need. 1. Juniper Cobra Joint IDF-US Army Exercise In early … […]

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The IDF’s Humanitarian Aid Throughout the Years

December 17, 2018

The IDF values human life and helps those in need, regardless of their location. No matter the disaster, time and time again these humanitarian missions have been carried out quickly and effectively, saving thousands of lives. Over the years, the IDF sent 27 humanitarian missions around the world. Read More…

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IDF Enlistment Officer Has ‘Moving Encounters’ with North American Jewish Youths

November 20, 2018

 “That was a real wow for me,” said Lt.-Col. Tzachi Revivo, deputy commander of the Meitav recruitment unit of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), who recently visited North America and acknowledged being moved by encounters he had with Jewish teenagers and millennials who expressed interest in serving in the Israeli military. Read More…

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Arab Teenager Who Joined IDF Says ‘It’s A Priviledge’

T., a 19-year-old from the Jerusalem area, where clashes with police is a regular occurrence, decided four months ago in an unprecedented move to join the Border Police. On Wednesday he is expected to participate in a graduation ceremony from basic training where he will receive a combat pin. Read More…

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‘IDF Solfiers Fear No One’

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu slammed Education Minister Naftali Bennett for saying that IDF officers are more concerned with the military prosecutor than with the leader of Hamas in Gaza. Read More…

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THE IDF’S BARDELAS BATTALION AND THEIR PASSION TO PROTECT

October 28, 2018

When the men and women soldiers of the Bardelas battalion first came to the border, they lived in tents. Now they’ve settled in to a routine of a desert base, with caravans as offices and a fence to cordon off the area. Soldiers in uniform, M-16s slung over their shoulders are talking amid the heat … […]

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What Does it Take to Be a Great Leader in the IDF?

October 24, 2018

The current and past IDF Chief of Staffs are asked to discuss what makes a great leader.

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Terror Attack Foiled in Hevron

A terror attack was foiled outside of the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hevron Tuesday afternoon, a day after a similar attack was carried out nearby.   Read More…

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