Watch: Hareidi Soldier's Surprise Reunion with Catholic Mother

Diego Tapia converted to Judaism; his mother and sister flew from Columbia as surprise for Nahal Hareidi completion ceremony.Ari Yashar, 5/16/2014, 1:45 PM

Enlistment Law Causes Sharp Drop in Hareidi Draftees

IDF acknowledges that controversial new law responsible for 30% drop in enlistments to Nahal Hareidi; down to 140 draftees in March.Iddo Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 4/11/2014, 9:28 AM

'Miracle' Saves Hareidi Soldier From Terrorist's Gun

Arab terrorist tries to shoot Hareidi soldier and two Nahal Hareidi rabbis at Adam Junction north of Jerusalem; result was 'miraculous.'Ari Yashar, 4/4/2014, 7:46 AM

Ya'alon Promises 'No Force or Coercion' on Hareidi Enlistment

Ya'alon stresses importance of preserving hareidi lifestyle in army to new hareidi recruits, notes challenges of hareidi backlash.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 3/27/2014, 1:28 PM

Netanyahu Compliments Nahal Hareidi

The hareidi infantry unit played a role in the elimination of terrorists in Jenin.Gil Ronen, 3/23/2014, 4:33 PM

Nahal Hareidi Soldiers Vital to IDF Raid in Jenin

Netzach Yehuda battalion surrounds the hideout of the wanted Hamas terrorist during the raid, has aided in over 300 terrorist arrests.Orly Harari, 3/22/2014, 9:58 PM

Hareidi Soldiers Say Other Hareidim Abuse Them

Hareidi soldiers are suffering assaults and abuse from members of their own communities. It's linked to the draft law, IDF officials say.Tova Dvorin, 3/10/2014, 9:36 PM

170 Hareidi Soldiers Sworn In Amid Protests

170 new hareidi soldiers join the Nahal Hareidi, as thousands protest new draft law and cutting of funding to yeshivas.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/7/2014, 10:51 PM

Hareidi Brigade Wins IDF Chief of Staff Prize

Nahal Hareidi makes history by winning the prestigious prize for the first time, enjoys sharp rise in enlistment despite Knesset debates.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2013, 9:12 PM

Hareidi Soldiers Win Award for Excellence

Nahal Hareidi wins prize for technology and logistics, and the unit is a candidate for 4 more prizes. Rabbis: our soldiers are the best.Gil Ronen, 11/19/2013, 10:19 AM

'IDF Must Keep its Promises - or Hareidi Soldiers Will Leave'

A rabbi who helped found an IDF unit for hareidi soldiers accuses the army of breaking its promises; warns hareidi Jews will leave.Maayana Miskin, 2/8/2013, 11:09 AM

Mass Yeshiva Student Enlistment Would Create Chaos in IDF

Yeshiva students are required to join the IDF as of Wednesday, but what would happen if there were a mass draft of 50,000? There won't be.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/1/2012, 8:39 AM

Yishai: More Hareidi than Secular Enlistees by 2020s

Shas chairman says hareidi sector is undergoing a revolution, more than 10,000 hareidim in academia.Gil Ronen, 7/3/2012, 1:04 PM

Hareidi IDF Unit Celebrates Next Ten Years

A celebration took place in Jerusalem commemorating ten years of a project lauded as a uniting force in Israeli society and the IDF.Malkah Fleisher, 10/10/2010, 5:31 PM