Gov't decides to keep IDF draft terms at 3 years' service

The IDF will not reduce mandatory army service from three years to two-and-a-half, Israel Radio reported Sunday.
The statute maintaining the draft period at three years' service was extended for a year-and-a-half.
Defense Minister Ehud Barak had asked to extend the statute by two years but was opposed by the Finance Ministry.
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