woman soldiers

Houthi women Yemen

Yemenite leader: Houthis' recruitment of women is a ticking time bomb

More than abusing women, the Houthis are weaponizing the women they conquer

By THE HONORABLE MOAMMAR AL-ERYANI/THE MEDIA LINE
07/02/2020
Women in an IDF combat unit help one of their fellow fighters during a training exercise

IDF increases number of female combat soldiers in co-ed units

While co-ed battalions used to be considered an exception, the situation today is different, and the IDF's current need for female fighters is described as a critical operational need.

By TAL LEV RAM/MAARIV
05/11/2019
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‘Sparks’ encourages Bukhari women to join IDF

Program puts candidates through nursing school or other training before serving in military

An IDF soldier stands atop a tank near Alonei Habashan on the Golan Heights, close to the ceasefire

Two female soldiers drop out of pilot program testing women in tanks

The pilot program began in August with 15 female recruits and is set to finish in March 2018.

Israeli soldiers of Caracal battalion

1 in 6 female soldiers report sexual harassment in IDF

The majority of female soldiers who reported being sexually harassed said they had been harassed more than once during their service.

Women in the IDF

IDF puts female soldiers in tanks in new pilot program

Can the addition of women to the Armored Corps boost its popularity?

Letters

August 13, 2017: Trump and Twitter

"With regard to 'Tillerson: Trump’s tough talk aims to send message' (August 10), the exponential growth of social media on the Internet is symptomatic of the devolution of public discourse..."

A NAVAL OFFICER takes a measurement during a drill at sea.

IDF chief: Women have a unique role in the navy

32 cadets, including two females, graduate from officers course.

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Women of valor

Rabbi Yigal Levenstein doesn't think that women should be serving alongside men in the IDF. We could not disagree more.

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