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Watch: IDF Soldiers Perform Ethiopian War Song

Members of an IDF infantry unit boost morale, with a war song taught by an Ethiopian-Jewish comrade. Even the guy on the gurney chimes in.
By Gil Ronen
First Publish: 7/27/2014, 6:49 PM

Put together Israeli soldiers, aliyah from Ethiopia, and the Facebook era, and you get this: an infantry unit performing an Ethiopian war chant. The unit appears to be in training rather than in combat, and the weather appears to be too cold for the video to have been recent, but it has been making the rounds on Facebook and gaining popularity as the Gaza war progresses and the nation seeks to strengthen its morale. Even the guy on the gurney chimes in.