Rabbis: Judaism Means Loving Non-JewsRabbis clarify Judaism’s position on non-Jews, women’s role in light of IDF mezuzah controversy.
Rabbi: ‘Ha'aretz’ Wants Israelis to Dislike JudaismRabbi accuses Ha'aretz of anti-Judaism slant after paper accuses IDF rabbis of racism.
New IDF Technology Allows Instant ID for Fallen SoldiersNew technology will mean that fallen soldiers can be identified immediately, so that families do not wait hours for news.
IDF’s Anti-Beard Rule Cancelled after A7 ReportFollowing a report by Arutz Sheva, IDF commanders decide to continue to allow religious soldiers to grow beards.
Soldiers Equipped with Apples, Honey for New YearThe IDF prepares for the new year with 2.4 metric tons of honey and 30 tons of apples.
Rabbi: Hareidi Enlistment Won’t Stop HateHareidi rabbi fears that hareidi IDF enlistment won’t stop hate. “They’ll just attack us more.”
Soldiers Allege Forced Sabbath Labor in IDF PrisonSoldiers say they were required to violate the Sabbath while in IDF prison.
Orlev: Draft-Dodging Not a Torah ValueMK Orlev has criticism for hareidi leaders who call on young men not to enlist. Those who learn Torah know they need to serve, he says.
Hareidi Enlistment Continues to RiseNew programs created as hareidi youth continue to enlist in IDF. Hareidi soldiers get their own IDF rabbi.
IDF Chief of Staff: All Troops Must Attend Official CeremoniesIDF Chief of Staff Benny Ganz rules no soldier will be exempt from official military ceremonies, even if a woman is singing.