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  7/31/2014, Av 4, 5774

IDF Given Go-Ahead to Call Up More Reservists


The IDF received approval on Wednesday night to increase the amount of reservist soldiers serving in Operation Protective Edge, “In order to give the army breathing room,” a senior IDF officer stated.

Thus far, 70,000 reservist soldiers are serving in Operation Protective Edge. The new wave of call-ups will raise that amount to roughly 86,000 people.