IDF using Facebook to catch 1,000 draft dodgers

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 23, 2010 10:08

The IDF said its monitoring of Facebook has helped catch 1,000 women lying about their religious background to avoid serving.

Israeli military service is largely compulsory, but religiously observant Jewish women can be exempted from service.


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