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  8/1/2012, Av 13, 5772

Mass Hareidi Enlistment Would Create Chaos in IDF

The “Tal Law” that exempts most hareidi religious youth from enlisting the army expired as of Wednesday, leaving in its place the law requiring all Jewish men to join the IDF. However, mass enlistment by hareidi religious youth would cause chaos in the armed forces, which is not prepared for a mass influx.