'High school graduates have become confused'

Deputy Defense Minister says using IDF enlistment to advance a political agenda is shameful and hypocritical.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 3:36 PM

'Incitement against IDF enlistment is occurring under our noses'

Justice Minister calls for criminal investigation against group working against Druze enlistment - and receiving the support of Arabs MKs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 11:58 AM

New report: Joint List MKs incite against IDF enlistment

Report finds Arab MKs are violating the law by supporting an organization that works to discourage the enlistment of Druze youth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2017, 9:47 AM

'These demonstrators are desecrating God's name'

Deputy Defense Minister says haredi demonstrations against enlistment are the antithesis of Torah values, show lack of gratitude.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2017, 11:03 AM

IDF Recruitment for August 2015 Launched

August 2015 recruits for IDF combat units will only serve two years and eight months, as opposed to previous service of three years.Cynthia Blank, 7/19/2015, 1:17 PM

Hareidim Protest Purim Arrest of Draft-Dodger

Hundreds demonstrate against arrest of yeshiva student who refused to comply with military summons.Ari Soffer, 3/19/2014, 8:45 PM

Victory for Zionist Yeshivas: Torah Study to 23

First official state recognition of the value of Torah study as Zionist yeshiva students allowed to continue studies.Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2014, 2:15 AM

General: ‘People’s Army’ Facing Collapse

IDF general reveals: one in four men and over one-third of women eligible for draft do not enlist. Draft-dodging threatens 'people's army.'Maayana Miskin, 12/3/2013, 5:58 PM

Yitzhak Rabin Wants to Enlist to IDF

Rabin, 18, born in Jordan to an Arab Muslim family and named after slain prime minister, lobbies for the right to join the Israeli army.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2013, 12:44 PM

Justice Min. Denies Incitement Probe of Arab MKs

Reports that MKs Zoabi, Ratas could face incitement charges over their attacks on a pro-IDF bishop are not true.Maayana Miskin and Gil Ronen, 7/3/2013, 5:15 PM

Knesset Lobby: Don’t Make Anyone Enlist

A new movement proposes a radical solution to the hareidi enlistment issue: no mandatory enlistment for anyone.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2013, 3:45 PM

Twice as Many Officers from Premilitary Academies

Premilitary ‘mechina’ programs produce two times as many IDF officers.Maayana Miskin, 5/26/2013, 3:15 PM

Yisrael Beytenu: Enlist Arabs, Too

Lieberman's party unhappy with Perry C'tee recommendations, wants Arabs to serve as well.Gil Ronen, 5/23/2013, 7:40 PM

Tens of Thousands of Hareidim Protest Enlistment

Eida Hareidit organizes rally near IDF enlistment center to fight against plans to enlist young men.Gil Ronen, 5/16/2013, 10:36 PM

Netanyahu Hints Kadima on Its Way Out

Education minister says Kadima wants to split coalition, and Netanyahu voices agreement with statement.Gil Ronen, 7/15/2012, 5:53 PM

Rabbi: Hareidi Enlistment Won’t Stop Hate

Hareidi rabbi fears that hareidi IDF enlistment won’t stop hate. “They’ll just attack us more.”, 7/13/2012, 1:19 PM

Demonstration for Equal Enlistment in Tel Aviv

Kadima Chairman Shaul Mofaz, Yesh Atid head Yair Lapid mingle with demonstrators.Gil Ronen and Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2012, 10:39 PM

IDF Thanks Cities that Lead in Enlistment

IDF Manpower head thanks the heads of cities, councils that lead in enlistment. Topping the list: Modiin, Har-Adar, Gan Rave.Maayana Miskin, 3/4/2012, 8:08 PM