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During aseret yemei teshuva, on Tzom Gedalya, the students at HAFTR Middle school heard from Rabbi Eli Skaist, a lieutenant and chaplain in Tzahal-IDF and rebbe at the Ashreinu Yeshiva in Israel. Rabbi Skaist spoke about the meaning of teshuva and ...
While in the IDF, Saban discovered a knack for concert promoting and was on his way to earning a small fortune when the Yom Kippur war broke out.
Immediately after that exchange with the secretary of state, there was an incident in Kafr Kana, when a stray IDF shell hit the village and caused the deaths of dozens of civilians.
Channel 1 TV has just aired a dramatic report about one isolated IDF outpost on the Golan Heights. It was commanded by a twenty-year Lieutenant who had prepared his men for a possible border incident with the Syrians. They had flared up from time to time.
They murdered two Israeli soldiers, and abducted Goldin, an IDF Lieutenant, almost certainly killing him as well. You may recall, Secretary Kerry, how infuriating you found this blunt violation of an internationally sanctioned agreement at the time ...
Tomer, who was born in Ashkelon, in the south of Israel, served in the Israeli army from age 18-21 (1994-1997), as a first lieutenant, chief medic for an infantry battalion. It was a field medic who inspired Little to create the opera though the ...
He also opened a "good fence" border crossing with Lebanon, revitalised the IDF after the near-humiliation of the 1973 war, allowed legally questionable settlements on the West Bank, and masterminded the daring rescue of hostages from Entebbe in 1976 ...
Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Tira (res) of the Israeli Air Force describes the IDF's strategy in its last six major engagements as one of attrition in which the aim was to "cause the opponent more damage (quantitatively and qualitatively) than the opponent ...
Above: Welcoming guest speaker Lt. Sivan Sisay are former lone soldier Kim Hertz, David Greene and IDF veteran Roey Shoshan (right).

Three officers were dismissed and the continuation of their military service will be examined in the future following the recommendation of the committee that was in charge of investigating the death of Corporal Ilan Yankilbitz, who drowned in a water ...
It was a dramatic day on Thursday at the military court in Jaffa as the former head of the Abu Kabir Forensic Institute testified for the defense in the trial against IDF soldier Elor Azaria. Azaria is standing trial for manslaughter after he shot a ...
The former IDF chief, defence minister and deputy prime minister, kept his audience of more than 750 at Randwick Racecourse in the palm of his hand, sharing gripping details of serving as deputy commander of Operation Entebbe on July 4, 1976.
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At the outbreak of the Yom Kippur war in 1973, he was a young lieutenant in Unit 8200, the IDF's main signals intelligence outfit.
After his return from Jordan as part of a prisoner exchange, Cohen served in the IDF for a further seven years, climbing the ranks to become a lieutenant colonel. He also volunteered in the 1973 Yom Kippur war. He served on the Jerusalem council, ...
When the Israel Defense Force (IDF) occupied Arafat's headquarters in Ramallah during 2002-2004, it found documents signed by Arafat authorizing money for bomb belts for suicide bombers.
He was a lieutenant colonel who just believed that Westmoreland's tactics were wrong, and believed that [Gen. Creighton] .... He's tied up with Flynn, and Flynn's made clear that he considers himself a virtual member of the IDF [Israeli Defense Forces ...
The court case adjourned on Thursday, when a lieutenant said the rare manslaughter charge has made soldiers more hesitant to shoot Palestinians when they feel in danger.
The Elor Azaria trial resumed on Monday with an IDF Lieutenant first class officer who was present at the scene being called by the defense to the witness stand.
And I met an IDF [Israeli Defense Forces] officer then teaching at the University of Minnesota. Some friends introduced me.
A senior Israeli army officer in Hebron has admitted that Israel Defence Forces (IDF) troops have committed numerous field executions in the West Bank, Quds Net has reported.
Israel's Special in Uniform(SIU) program, in partnership with the Jewish National Fund, offers young Israelis with intellectual and developmental disabilities the skills and training necessary to thrive in the IDF, live independently, and integrate ...
This Press Release concerns additional information cleared for publication concerning decisions reached by the IDF Military Advocate General's (the 'MAG') with regard to a number of alleged exceptional incidents occurring during Operation 'Protective ...
... linked to ISIS supporters later claimed responsibility. Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner, a spokesperson for the IDF, said the Israeli military "remains committed to the stability of the region and operated in order to bring quiet to the people of ...
Israeli army spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner said in a statement that the military "remains committed to the stability of the region and operated in order to bring quiet to the people of southern Israel.
The unit commander, a second lieutenant, was tried and fined an undisclosed sum. ... The IDF Spokesman's Office confirmed that Alwan's house had been used, and abused, by soldiers whose actions were "contrary to directives regarding property.
Limor Shabtai, the IDF's Deputy Head of Gender Affairs. "Most of the commanders ... Lieutenant Shachar, who can't divulge his full name nor his role in the army due to the sensitivity of his job, came out as transgender when he was 16.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his wife Sara, and their sons Yair and Avner Netanyahu attended a memorial ceremony for Netanyahu's late brother Lieutenant-Colonel Yonatan "Yoni" Netanyahu at Jerusalem's Mount Herzl military cemetery in ...
But Kaminer is neither religious nor a pacifist, and she is not ready to lie. She doesn't oppose the military as a rule. Rather, she chose to refuse because of the IDF's role in the occupation and in the systematic depravation of Palestinian civil and ...
Uzi Eilam It's hard to believe it, but it's been a year since the United States and five other major powers signed an agreement with Iran to defang its nuclear program.
IDF military prison number 6 lies in one of the most picturesque spots in Israel, at the bottom of the Carmel Mountain, between green fields and banana plantations.
By Dr. Yosef Glassman. Dr. Yosef P. Glassman, an IDF Lieutenant in reserves and former instructor in medicine at Harvard & Tufts Medical schools, is the CEO of Hadarta.
"A real mortar shell costs several thousand shekels, and our development involves a new shell that can be used many times, and costs only a few dozen shekels," Lieut. Col. David Artzi, head of the weapons department in the IDF land forces, explained.
Ben-Ezra, the highest-ranking officer to testify in the case so far, told the tribunal that the IDF security coordinator told him "that after the primary event had ended, there was a shooting for reasons that were not clear.
The family of IDF Lieutenant Hadar Goldin, who was killed in Operation Protective Edge in 2014 and whose body was then reportedly abducted by Hamas, expressed adamant opposition to a reported demand by Hamas for an exchange of prisoners in return ...
A statue of the late Yonatan Netanyahu is seen at Aero beach, south of Uganda's capital Kampala, July 3, 2016. He was the brother of Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) officer of the elite commando unit.
Both attacks took place near the Palestinian city of Hebron and Israel's military said it was responding by stopping Palestinians from moving throughout the surrounding area.
Shachar, now a lieutenant in the Israel Defense Forces, spoke here Monday night at a gay pride month event at the Israeli Embassy, explaining in hesitant and nervous tones how he became its first transgender officer.
Trust between the two eroded quickly, and Netanyahu heard rumors that Mordechai was holding secret contacts with his rivals Roni Milo (Likud), Dan Meridor (Likud) and Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, retiring Israel Defense Forces (IDF) chief of staff. ... The ...
Lieutenant Colonel Neriya Yashuron had been under investigation by the military for ordering the shelling in the war, with a clinic reportedly targeted in the hard-hit Shejaiya neighbourhood.
"police said that at around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, two containers were set alight close to the memorial to Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson at the junction of Beverley Street and Northumberland Street, off the Shankill Road," the Irish News ...
"police said that at around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, two containers were set alight close to the memorial to Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson at the junction of Beverley Street and Northumberland Street, off the Shankill Road," the Irish News ...






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