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Haredi draft dodger disappears after hospital visit

Yeshiva student arrested for draft dodging missing after hospital visit.

Haredi draft dodger disappears after hospital visit

Anti-draft protesters shut down Jerusalem roads, train service

Demonstrators from extremist Jerusalem Faction block major intersection, light rail, protesting arrest of draft dodgers.

Anti-draft protesters shut down Jerusalem roads, train serviceplayer

Conscientious objector jailed for 30 days

Noa Gur Golan refuses to enlist in the IDF, claiming that 'we need to lower the level of violence.' The IDF put her in prison for 30 days.

Conscientious objector jailed for 30 days

'Stay off the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway tonight''

Extremist haredi faction warns travelers to stay off Route 1, blocks roads in Jerusalem in protest against detention of draft dodgers.

'Stay off the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway tonight''

Haredi anti-draft activists: The Torah tells us to protest

Extremist haredi faction calls fight against detention of draft dodgers 'war against Amalek.'

Haredi anti-draft activists: The Torah tells us to protest

Bureaucratic error lands haredi woman in prison

On way to vacation abroad, young haredi woman arrested at airport, sent to jail - all because of a simple bureaucratic mistake.

Airport nightmare: Bureaucratic error lands haredi woman in jail

Draft-Dodgers Ineligible for State Scholarships

'Draft Dodgers' Law' passes on Knesset plenum, will revoke eligibility for students who evaded IDF service for ideological reasons.

Ratified: Draft-Dodgers Ineligible for State Scholarships

Criminal Sanctions for Draft-Dodgers After Interim

The Shaked Committee reaches a compromise on hareidi draft-dodgers.

Criminal Sanctions for Hareidi Draft-Dodgers - After 6 Months

Sheftel: Draft Law 'Shameful, Scandalous'

Attorney Yoram Sheftel slams the Equal Burden Law calling for hareidi draft, claims it will encourage more men to dodge the draft.

Legal Expert: Draft Law 'Shameful, Scandalous' - and Ineffective

IDF Evaluates Draft-Dodger With Facebook

Incoming recruit declares herself 'religious' - and, thus, exempt - just before draft date; IDF uses Facebook to accuse her of fakery.

IDF Evaluates Draft-Dodger with Facebook, Debate Ensues

Slashed Budgets Blamed on ‘Fundamental Hate’

Hareidi MK: decision to cut budgets for hareidi men – while funding draft dodgers – proves the real problem is hatred.

Slashed Hareidi Budgets Blamed on ‘Fundamental Hate’

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.'

General: ‘People’s Army’ Facing Collapse

Rabbi Ovadia: Fight Draft by Studying Torah

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef urged yeshivas to take a "spiritual summer vacation" and continue learning Torah in response to the draft movement.

Rabbi Ovadia: Fight Draft Movement by Studying Torah

Yeshiva Students Could Serve in Shabak

The Plesner Committee is set to reveal its recommendations on drafting yeshiva students next week.

Yeshiva Students Could Serve in Shabak, Report Says

Soldier’s Life at Risk in Hunger Strike

A soldier arrested for going AWOL is on a hunger strike and has refused medical treatment.

Soldier’s Life at Risk in Hunger Strike