women soldiers

First-of-its-kind program will guide IDF women into hi-tech jobs

Meshuchreretec, the first-ever collaboration between the IDF and the Israeli business sector, aims to increase female tech representation.

Noa Lazar’s mother speaks out: ‘I didn’t sleep at night, but she wasn't afraid’

Karin Lazar – the mother of slain 18-year-old IDF Sergeant Noa Lazar, who was killed last week in a shooting attack – spoke to Walla! about her family's tragedy.

By Walla!
14/10/2022

Russia-Ukraine war rewrites traditional attitudes toward female fighters

'Because of this war, all the differences between men and women have been eliminated,’ says Marianna, a 31-year-old Ukrainian soldier.

By OWEN HOLDAWAY/THE MEDIA LINE
01/04/2022
Female crews will operate a Merkava IV tank near Egyptian border as part of final test in pilot prog

International Women's Day: IDF General Staff discuss gender equality

A record 46 women were serving with the rank of colonel in the IDF in 2021, compared to 39 in 2020.

For first time, woman appointed as military secretary to president

Col. N will be the first woman to serve as military secretary to the president.

Senior IDF officer arrested for secretly photographing female soldiers

A senior officer was arrested for secretly taking intimate photos of soldiers with planted cameras in the women's residences.

By TAL LEV RAM/MAARIV
11/11/2021
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Jordanian princess becomes country's first female jet pilot

Salma is the first Jordanian woman to complete training for a fixed-wing aircraft, but not the first one to finish pilot training in general.

09/01/2020
Women of the Wall celebrating their 30th anniversary

The ‘Four Daughters’ within me

How I grew from the one who doesn’t know to ask to the wise one.

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