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  6/7/2012, Sivan 17, 5772

Report: Hareidi Battalion for Sinai Border

The Israel Defense Forces are preparing to induct a second battalion of Nachal Hareidi soldiers, according to the Israel Defense Website. The battalion would serve on the Israeli-Egyptian border.

The existing Nachal Hareidi battalion serves in the Jenin area of northern Samaria. If a third battalion is created, it will serve on the northern border.