“Blessed be the Lord, my rock, who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle.” (Psalm 144:1)
As Israel enters the sixth day since Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Frenkel, 16, were abducted by terrorists in Judea, the IDF is leaving no stone unturned in searching for the boys. Here are some pictures from Operation Brother’s Keeper in which IDF soldiers are working tirelessly to #BringBackOurBoys.
IDF troops search the marketplace in Hebron
Troops readying for deployment to Judea and Samaria
Nighttime raid in a known terrorist hotbed
As dawn approaches in Hebron, the IDF continues its search
Soldiers await a signal in a midnight sweep of Hamas terrorists
Walking through the deserted streets in Judea in search of the boys
Troops assemble to discuss a plan of action in the hills of Judea
IDF soldiers check a hidden cave for any sign of life. Caves are frequently used by terrorists to hide.
An armored vehicle stands guard near a Palestinian home being searched
Troops enter a Palestinian city at sunrise in search of the boys
IDF Special Forces talk strategy before deploying into dangerous Palestinian territory
Soldiers walk through the narrow, winding streets of Hebron where the three teens are suspected of being held captive
Troops comb the rooftops in Hebron, looking for any clues
All photos from IDF Flicker