Juniper Falcon, a week-long exercise between American and Israeli armed forces, has just come to a close. After 18 months of planning, soldiers were put to the test — focusing on rapid deployment of U.S. troops and coordination with the Israeli military. It was a dynamic effort where various different military branches were employed. From air, land,… Read more »
On Wednesday, Rabbi Eitan Shenrav, the rabbi of reserve IDF battalion 8101, received an award from the director of the Rabbinate Division in the IDF, Rabbi Shilo Adler, and the head of the IDF Yehudah and Shomron Division, Rafi Mila, for “his efforts and awareness in identifying and acting against terrorists next to the town of Har Bracha.”
The Israel Defense Force (IDF) is respectively referred to as, “The people’s army.” This is due to the fact that it is comprised of not only native Israelis but also people from all over the world. Additionally, with the rise of enlistment from Biblically observant men and women, this all inclusive army faces many obstacles.
Brazilian cartoonist Carlos Latuff criticized the IDF in the context of their aid delegation to assist in the search and rescue efforts in Brazil. Israeli comic book artist Uri Fink retaliated with a cartoon caricature of the Brazilian artist holding a BDS sign while preventing an IDF soldier from saving a child. Support the organization… Read more »