IDF paratrooper conquer a simulation village

Battalion 202 begins a 3-month training period with a week of simulation urban warfare.

By BENJAMIN SPIER
May 8, 2011 16:49

For battalion 202 of the IDF paratroopers brigade, three months of grueling training exercises began last Wednesday night with a bang.

The battalion’s first of 13 weeks of training exercises focused on urban warfare, and the soldiers put their skills into action by conquering a simulation Arab village, located outside the Tseilim army base.

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Jerusalem Post Video followed the youngest company of the 202 battalion, whose soldiers had just enlisted into the paratroopers in August last year, as they conquered part of the village.


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