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“The Israeli flag gives me a feeling of excitement, belonging and love,” enthuses Muslim IDF Captain Ella Waweya

UNITED WITH ISRAEL Female Arab IDF Soldier Says: ‘I am 100 percent Israeli. And very proud of it.’ by Yakir Benzion March 29, 2021 To millions of social media surfers around the world, the face and voice of the Israel … Continue reading

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“Israel could have taken the easy way out and attacked without phone calls or warning strikes. But it didn’t. The IDF officers and soldiers in the command center knew what they had to do”

JERUSALEM POST How the IDF invented ‘Roof Knocking’, the tactic that saves lives in Gaza by Yaakov Katz March 25, 2021 December 2008 was the turning point. After a year of incessant rocket fire, the Israeli government decided enough was … Continue reading

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Israel’s women warriors: “Operating in all conditions and any terrain, armed with the most sophisticated tools at the IDF’s disposal, the soldiers of Unit 8200’s combat intelligence unit go behind enemy lines to do what can’t be done from afar”

JNS Flying under the radar: The women warriors of Israel’s elite combat intelligence unit by Yoav Limor and Hila Timor Ashur March 23, 2021 …8200’s combat unit is young and anonymous. To overcome this hurdle, the decision was made eight … Continue reading

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“Victory is no longer just a conceptual goal—it is the operational mission of the Israel Defense Forces. Now it must receive the backing of the political leadership”

JNS Dusty drawers or decisive wars: Israel’s new victory doctrine by Gregg Roman March 14, 2021 …Only months after assuming office, the General Staff of the IDF dedicated four days to a “Victory Seminar” convened by Kochavi. According to media reports, … Continue reading

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Maj.-Gen. Itzik Turgeman, head of the IDF Technological and Logistics Directorate, said that 81% of army personnel have either been vaccinated or recovered from the virus.

JERUSALEM POST Israeli military says its the first army in the world with herd immunity by Udi Shaham March 11, 2021 The IDF has become the first military in the world protected from COVID-19 with herd immunity due to a … Continue reading

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“IDF’s Kohavi warns US against rejoining 2015 nuclear deal or even a slightly improved version, calling it ‘a bad thing to do’ that would lead to an Iranian bomb, which Israel won’t allow”

TIMES OF ISRAEL IDF chief says he’s ordered fresh military plans to thwart Iran’s nuke program by Judah Ari Gross January 26, 2021 Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi on Tuesday said he has directed the military to … Continue reading

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More than 1,000 Israeli Arabs have volunteered to serve in the IDF in the past year

BRIDGES FOR PEACE IDF Sees Record Number of Israeli Arab Conscripts by Yoav Zitun January 4, 2021 More than 1,000 Israeli Arabs have volunteered to serve in the IDF as conscripts or reservists in the past year, and most after … Continue reading

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New IDF division marks the arrival “of new advanced operational methods and abilities alongside coordination between ground, air, intelligence and cyber forces”

JNS A look into the IDF’s mysterious new elite unit that could revolutionize the battlefield by Yaakov Lappin October 20, 2020 In the summer of 2019, the Israel Defense Forces formed a completely new kind of elite unit, and many … Continue reading

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“History teaches that wars end when one side wins and the other accepts defeat. It is a paradigm that must be repeated in our conflict”

ARUTZ SHEVA Lessons to Be Learned on the 20th Anniversary of the Ramallah Lynching by Nave Dromi October 8, 2020 On October 12th, twenty years ago, like most Israelis I sat transfixed by the unmistakable image of a man proudly … Continue reading

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Commander of the Israeli Air Force, Maj. Gen. Amikam Norkin, said the joint flyby over Dachau symbolized the promise for a future

CBN NEWS ‘Never Again’: Israeli Jets Enter German Airspace for First Time With Flyover of Dachau Camp August 19, 2020 Israeli and German air force jets flew side-by-side over the former Dachau concentration camp on Tuesday as a tribute to … Continue reading

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