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The Eitam unit enhances capabilities with its new ‘Granit’ advanced tactical reconnaissance vehicle.
In Israel, seeing a female combat soldier is not all that unusual, women are eligible for 92% of the IDF's jobs.
The month of March typically sees large drafts to combat units; data shows increase in females volunteering for combat units.
Nationalist rabbis’ call to revolt against women’s combat postings will crash at takeoff, as observant women are voting by the feet, enlisting in ever-increasing numbers.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
In the midst of rising West Bank violence, the IDF’s female operations officers work to keep attacks in check.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The abortion process is costly for the IDF, which spent NIS 4 million on the abortions of last year.
By TAMAR BEERI
Three senior female officers in the Home Front Command’s Medical Department spoke to the ‘Post.’
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Calls for apology after MKs and army criticize religious soldiers who had been ordered to look away
By JEREMY SHARON
The number has more than doubled in three years.
“There is potential here for girls who really want to work for the defense of the state.”
The rabbis oppose religious men serving in close quarters to women, seeing it as contravening a religious lifestyle and even as endangering their religious identity.
Video released by Female Combatants Forum calls on rabbis to apologize or be fired.
A round-table discussion with Prof. Yuval Shany, Maj.-Gen. Orna Barbivai and Prof. Amichai Cohen.
By ARIEH O’SULLIVAN
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