American-Israeli jailed for evading draft in Israel while serving in US

American-Israeli jailed

September 17, 2009 07:09

An Israeli serving in the US army has been jailed for evading the military draft in Israel, Israel Radio reported on Thursday. The American-born Israeli was forced to renounce his Israeli citizenship in order to take up his position in the US army. While visiting in Israel, the man was reportedly detained for failing to report for his mandatory service in the IDF.

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