israeli women soldiers

Lt.-Col. Merav Shavi-Sultan
Meet the women of the IDF who are tipping the scales of the old boys club

Three senior female officers in the Home Front Command’s Medical Department spoke to the ‘Post.’

Running
Diana Weissman breaks 46-year-old athletics record

Weissman, who is currently serving in the IDF, bested her personal best of 11.48 seconds, which she ran just two weeks ago.

By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
05/07/2018
Male and female soldiers remember the fallen at a Remembrance Day ceremony on Jerusalem’s Mount Herz
Four sons and misogyny

Misogyny is a disease that must be cured.

By MATAN DANSKER
21/03/2018
female soldier
WATCH: Did the IDF bow to religious pressure by removing women’s video?

The video has a voiceover by female soldiers repeating frequent claims by rabbis in the religious Zionist movement, such as that women have no physical strength.

Israeli female soldiers walk in front of a tank at the end of their tank instructors course
Four female soldiers heading to Armored Corps’ officer training

The soldiers are part of a pilot program by the IDF to integrate women into the corps.

women IDF
Co-ed army service in Israel

It’s time for the people’s army to listen to the voice of the people, and not just to the voice of extremists.

By IDIT SHAFRAN GITTLEMAN
22/02/2018
The Lions of Jordan Battalion
About misogynistic pronouncements

The news is far from entirely progressive and this struggle will not simply be linear. But clearly, we are in a new phase. Pathetic pronouncements by threatened men are a sure sign of that.

Israeli female pilot
First female IAF pilot appointed deputy commander in combat squadron

Captain Y lost her grandfather, also an IAF pilot, during the Yom Kippur War.

female soldier
IDF opens new track for religious women in Cyber Defense Directorate

The first all-female class of 23 students began September 1rst. They will enlist in IDF in June 2019.

IDF Caracal soldier
IDF commander suspended for illicit relationship with subordinate

Lt.-Col. Elad Cohen was due to finish position in coming weeks regardless of investigation.

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