Netanyahu hosts IDF lone soldiers in his sukkah

PM hosts three lone soldiers serving in the IDF at his sukkah in the Prime Minister's Residence, speaks with their parents via video link.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 4:58 PM

Tefillin from Golan Heights battle given to lone soldier

Family of slain IDF soldier Benny Hanani, who fell in the Yom Kippur War, donate his tefillin to a lone soldier who immigrated to israel.Hezki Baruch, 8/20/2019, 11:44 AM

Mothers of IDF 'Lone Soldiers' meet with President Rivlin

Women from US, Australia, UK, Canada, South Africa, head to Israel to meet with their children serving in the IDF as 'lone soldiers'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 3:48 PM

Sponsor a Lone Soldier for Shabbat Meals and Get a Free Mezuzah

A unique yeshiva in the Yishuv of Adam has been inspiring lone soldiers, strengthening their Judaism and encouraging Aliyah., 8/1/2019, 12:44 PM

Partner with us and help build an Aliyah Yeshiva in Samaria

The heart of Israel is Judea and Samaria. Without a strong presence there, Israel is weakened tremendously., 7/25/2019, 4:24 PM

They adopt lone soldiers and learn Zionism from them

Arutz Sheva speaks with Shalom Ashkenazi about the special bond his family forms with lone soldiers and what they learn from them.Yoni Kempinski, 5/9/2019, 10:24 AM

President to host 400 lone soldiers from 35 countries

President Reuven Rivlin to have Seder with 400 lone soldiers from around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2019, 6:39 PM

Finance firm “OlehPay” now free for Lone Soldiers

American-Israeli finance firm OlehPay to open its services free to Lone Soldiers and Bnot Shirut in light of recent tragedies., 4/15/2019, 6:30 PM

Former lone soldier killed in Aspen snowboarding accident

Aaron Hill 'lived life to the fullest,' friend writes.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/5/2019, 2:53 PM

New pre-military academy will help religious soldiers integrate

New pre-military academy in Beit El to will be a home for religious English speakers drafting into the IDF as lone soldiers.Robert Blum, 3/4/2019, 9:56 PM

'New York Yankees' shows support for IDF lone soldiers

NY Yankees send over special hats with their logo alongside an Israeli flag as a gift to lone soldiers. 'These people have a lot of courage'Tzvi Lev, 1/26/2019, 11:07 PM

Inside the annual day devoted to lone soldiers

The sixth annual day dedicated to assisting lone soldiers comes to a close. Guests included Prime Minister Netanyahu. 'This is real Zionism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2019, 6:34 PM

'Father of lone soldiers' passes away

Tzvika Levy, an Israel Prize winner and legendary advocate for IDF soldiers passes away at 70.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 5:41 PM

The Jerusalem Yeshiva adopts its "lone" soldiers

Yeshivat Netiv Aryeh dedicates new program in honor of lone soldiers who came from the yeshiva.Hezki Baruch, 9/26/2018, 4:16 PM

Netanyahu hosts lone soldiers for Sukkot

Netanyahu and his wife host three lone soldiers at the Sukkah at the Prime Minister's Residence in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2018, 6:39 PM

Watch: Leaving USA to join the Israeli army

57 future lone soldiers were among 239 North American Olim who arrived in Israel on Wednesday. Arutz Sheva met them.Yoni Kempinski, 8/16/2018, 5:15 AM

Haredi lone soldiers receive new home in Jerusalem

Nahal Haredi inaugurates new home for lone soldiers, emphasizes need for support for haredi soldiers who can't go home during army service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2018, 12:13 PM

5,000 lone soldiers have 'fun day' at water park

Friends of the IDF bring thousands of lone soldiers to Israel's largest water park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 10:20 PM

'I wanted to feel that I am a part of the Israeli people'

New Jersey native who became a lone soldier founds organization to help former lone soldiers readjust to civilian life.Eliran Aharon, 6/14/2018, 5:20 PM

When the army gives you the push you need

Thailand can wait: Israeli vets are staying home to start businesses.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2018, 9:23 PM

Watch: Lone Soldier memorial event

Mothers of fallen lone soldiers Michael Levin & Max Steinberg and friend of slain lone soldier Alex Singer participate in Jerusalem eventArutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 8:57 PM

Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Deputy Min. Oren tells Arutz Sheva state overlooking Israeli lone soldiers, particularly haredim, calls to form new agency to address issue.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 4:07 PM

Liberman: They came from around the world to serve the IDF

Annual event serves as a one-stop shop for lone soldiers to complete their errands. 'These lone soldiers are all valuable in their own way.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2018, 4:16 PM

100 lone soldiers celebrate Hanukkah together

Lone soldiers celebrate Hanukkah at a festive event in Tel Aviv.Reut Hadar, 12/15/2017, 12:08 AM

Watch: Hotovely meets lone soldiers

Amid uproar over her comments on American Jews, Deputy Foreign Minister meets lone soldiers for Thanksgiving dinner.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/24/2017, 10:00 PM

Watch: PM Netanyahu speaks to mother of lone soldier

PM visits Golani base on Golan Heights, meets lone soldier, and calls soldier's mother to tell her how proud he is.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 8:46 PM

4 countries, 3 months, and one new beginning

Join an exciting journey of four soldiers from around the world, from their recruitment until end of the Hebrew course at Michveh Alon base.Mordechai Sones, 9/19/2017, 6:19 PM

'I heard about the kidnapping of the 3 boys and had to enlist'

President's wife attends toast for 30 lone soldiers from around the world. 'All of Israel is your family.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2017, 5:39 PM

Meet the twin IDF lone soldiers

Arutz Sheva speaks with twin brothers Even and Shai Goel, who left their family in the US to join the IDF as 'lone soldiers.'Yoni Kempinski, 8/23/2017, 5:30 PM

New immigrants on the way: 70 to join IDF

Over 200 new immigrants to fly from NY to Israel, including dozens of lone soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 8/14/2017, 6:45 PM

Israel to welcome 68 lone soldiers

223 North American immigrants, including 68 lone soldiers, arrive in Israel on Tuesday.Chana Roberts, 8/9/2017, 3:18 PM

'We make sure every lone soldier has a place for the seder'

IDF holds mass seder for hundreds of lone soldiers, organizer speaks to Arutz Sheva.Shimon Cohen, 4/10/2017, 8:20 AM

Florida FIDF event raises over $2 million

More than 800 IDF supporters join MK Michael Oren for FIDF gala.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 1:05 AM

Parents of lone soldiers offered subsidized tickets to Israel

El Al and Nefesh B'Nefesh offer flights at reduced cost to families who cannot afford to visit their children serving in the IDF.JTA, 3/7/2017, 8:16 PM

They left their families to join the IDF

Lone soldiers and immigrant soldiers complete Hebrew course to integrate into IDF.Benny Toker, 3/3/2017, 10:32 AM

20 Lone Soldiers Make Aliyah on Hanukkah

72 Olim landed at Ben Gurion Airport this morning, including 20 future Lone Soldiers - ‘present-day Maccabees.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2016, 1:04 PM

MK proposes bill to help lone soldiers

MKs put forward bill to help discharged lone soldiers make ends meet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 9:21 AM

Lone soldier Michael Levin's legacy - ten years later

A decade after lone soldier Michael Levin fell in the Second Lebanon War, his parents visit his grave site - along with others he inspired.Tal Polon, 8/12/2016, 11:26 AM

Special seder to be held for lone soldiers

480 soldiers from 35 countries to have communal seder at resort hotel.Yoni Kempinski, 4/22/2016, 9:28 AM

Lone soldiers get a Passover surprise from president's wife

Nehama Rivlin hosts 5 female lone soldiers from around the world, surprises them with their parents who secretly came to visit.Ari Yashar, 4/20/2016, 7:08 PM

Immigrant lone soldiers get some backup

Over 1,500 lone soldiers take part in Yom Siddurim in Tel Aviv, making their lives easier as the bureaucracy comes to them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2016, 7:25 AM

Lone soldiers send message to the world: we won't be defeated

Celebration honors 100 lone soldiers and national service participants from NCSY in North America, send message to world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2016, 12:58 PM

MKs to adopt IDF lone soldiers

Knesset Members Tzachi Hanegbi and Nachman Shai among the first to embrace program and adopt lone soldiersRaphael Poch , 12/24/2015, 7:04 AM

Coming home: Vast majority of 'lone soldiers' making aliyah

90% of IDF volunteers from the Diaspora move to Israel permanently after their service - and they're bringing their families with them.Ari Soffer, 12/1/2015, 7:40 PM

59 'Lone Soldiers' Fly to Israel Monday to Join IDF

Fifty-nine lone soldiers from US and Canada among the 232 new immigrants flying to Israel on Monday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2015, 10:29 PM

Spike in IDF Volunteers in 2014

Marked rise in volunteers from abroad since 2011; 25% are Americans.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2015, 6:08 PM

Emotional Hanukkah Lighting Honors Lone Soldiers

Chayal el Chayal, a home away from home for lone soldiers, hosted a candle lighting ceremony at Mamilla Mall Saturday night.Cynthia Blank, 12/22/2014, 6:57 PM

Watch: Moving Reunion of Lone Soldiers and Parents after the War

After 50 grueling days battling Hamas terrorists, El Al reunites soldiers with parents in the first meeting in years for many.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 9/18/2014, 6:26 PM

Canadian Radicals Target IDF Lone Soldiers, 'Vampire' Netanyahu

Calls to block lone soldiers leaving Canada, equating them with terrorists; Arabic paper presents 'Netanyahu the vampire.'Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 8/14/2014, 11:48 AM

Yankees Host Farewell Party for Newest IDF Members

Lone Soldiers receive special farewell from New York Yankees before making Aliyah.Uzi Baruch and Sarah Leah Lawent, 8/11/2014, 11:47 AM

Parents of Lone Soldier Flown to Israel to See Their Injured Son

The parents of Moshe Hirt, who was wounded in Gaza, were brought to Israel thanks to El Al and the head of Moshe’s yeshiva.Benny Toker, 7/25/2014, 4:46 AM

30,000 Attend Funeral of American Lone Soldier

About 30,000 people attended funeral of Sergeant Max Steinberg hy”d, who was killed in Gaza. He only recently made aliyah from LA.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 7/23/2014, 2:02 PM

Greeting Party for 80 New Immigrant 'Lone' IDF Soldiers

Minister of Immigrant Absorption greeted 80 new olim joining the IDF at a special gathering in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 4/11/2013, 2:46 AM

Lone Soldiers Celebrate Hanukkah with 2012 Paralympic Winner

Over one-hundred Lone Soldiers gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah with 2012 Tennis Paralympics Gold Medal Winner. Arutz Sheva staff, 12/14/2012, 3:46 AM

Dozens of IDF Soldiers Stranded by Sandy

Soldiers currently in the U.S. will get extra vacation days to cover the delays caused by storm.Gil Ronen, 11/1/2012, 6:26 PM

Video: Lone Soldiers Wish a Happy Independence Day

IDF releases a video in which lone soldiers wish Israel a happy 64th Independence Day.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/28/2012, 1:01 AM

Ateret Cohanim Hosts Lone Soldiers in Jerusalem, Media Condemns

90 lone soldiers were hosted on a tour of the Old City. Israel's media, however, complained that the tour included the Muslim Quarter.Elad Benari, 1/16/2012, 5:14 AM