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IDF source: Female tank officers face 'physical and mental difficulties'

IDF source: Female tank officers face 'physical and mental difficulties'

Women serving as tank soldiers face difficulties during service, have trouble loading missiles, source says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 12:02
Grandpa Yitzchak's black beret

Grandpa Yitzchak's black beret

Forty-six years later after he fought in the Yom Kippur War, Grandpa Yitzchak gives his grandson a special present.Michal Abar Hadani, IDF site, 23/10/2019 18:58
'They will decide the next war'

'They will decide the next war'

Upswing in motivation for Armored enlistment by new project where conscripts enlist with friends from high school and train together.Ido Ben Porat, 23/07/2018 17:06
'Technological revolution' in armored corps

'Technological revolution' in armored corps

Chief Armored Corps officer declares armored vehicle currently flourishing; more recruits and more technology.Mordechai Sones, 19/07/2018 18:02
'Women in a tank wouldn't survive in war'

'Women in a tank wouldn't survive in war'

Head of pre-military program warns of the dangers of integrating female soldiers in armored units.Benny Toker, 29/06/2018 10:40
'Religious officers can be forced to serve in mixed units'

'Religious officers can be forced to serve in mixed units'

IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot reportedly rules that religious IDF officers can be forced to command female soldiers.Tzvi Lev, 27/11/2017 11:02
Pilot program for female combat soldiers in trouble

Pilot program for female combat soldiers in trouble

Trainees drop out of pilot program to train female soldiers to serve in armored corps. End of year updates.Kobi Finkler, 14/09/2017 17:37
Watch: How the IDF took out an ISIS cell on the Golan Heights

Watch: How the IDF took out an ISIS cell on the Golan Heights

IDF releases video showing tank unit destroying ISIS cell which had ambushed Golani troops last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2017 19:43
Yesh Atid MK criticizes rabbis

Yesh Atid MK criticizes rabbis

Ofer Shelah says right-wing rabbis, politicians trying to change IDF's policies and values and undermine commanders' authority.Reut Hadar, 03/12/2016 19:49
Reserve Colonel: "Putting women in tanks is irresponsible"

Reserve Colonel: "Putting women in tanks is irresponsible"

Rabbi Mosher Hager, head of the pre-army mechina in Beit Yatir, warns against the dangers of integrating women into tanks.Benny Tucker, 27/11/2016 08:32
Tzfat Chief Rabbi slams proposal for mixed tank units

Tzfat Chief Rabbi slams proposal for mixed tank units

Tzfat Chief Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu slammed proposal for mixed tank units, stating that army is behaving complacently by forming mixed units.Uzi Baruch, 22/11/2016 09:45
Children of Sderot - confident soldiers of today

Children of Sderot - confident soldiers of today

Sderot merits a special kind of protection - their own children, now grown up and serving in their hometowns as soldiers of the IDF.Uzi Baruch, 28/08/2016 12:38
Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot trains with IDF

Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot trains with IDF

Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot let a week-long divisional exercise which included the Armoured Corps, Air Force, and infantry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2016 22:33
IDF Hits 14 Targets in Syria Following Rocket Fire

IDF Hits 14 Targets in Syria Following Rocket Fire

In a joint operation involving the IAF, the artillery corps and the armored corps, IDF hits 14 targets belonging to the Assad regime.Ben Ariel, 21/08/2015 00:39
New Tank Cartridge Made for Urban Warfare

New Tank Cartridge Made for Urban Warfare

The 120mm Hatzav delayed action cartridge first penetrates outer wall of structure, then explodes.Gil Ronen, 21/09/2014 21:04
Parts of Gaza Fence Still Down 1 Week After Storm

Parts of Gaza Fence Still Down 1 Week After Storm

Holes in fence have been presenting major security risk, IDF soldiers say; IDF spokesman denies claims that breaches have remained open.Tova Dvorin, 24/12/2013 08:23
IDF Chief Assures 'Quiet Will Last – Or Else'

IDF Chief Assures 'Quiet Will Last – Or Else'

IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz assured Israelis on Sunday there would be no more rocket fire from Gaza – “or else.”Chana Ya'ar, 25/11/2012 18:20