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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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IDF says warplanes, tanks, helicopters hit terror sites after airborne devices spark over 80 fires in recent days

TIMES OF ISRAEL Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza amid spate of balloon-borne arson attacks by Staff and Aaron Boxerman August 13, 2020 Israel attacked targets in the Gaza Strip in the early hours of Thursday morning in response to … Continue reading

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“Israeli lobby group, led by IDF commanders, pens open letter to Trump thanking him for his support of Israel, and backing sovereignty plan”

ARUTZ SHEVA Israeli generals to Trump:’We trust you to back Netanyahu’s sovereignty plan’ by Staff June 23, 2020 A group of Israeli generals penned a letter to President Donald Trump thanking him for his support of Israel, and endorsing his … Continue reading

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