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How much does the campaign against haredi soldiers cost?

How much does the campaign against haredi soldiers cost?

Fundraising pamphlet distributed in US to support effort to shame haredi soldiers reveals expenses of 'hardak' campaign.Haim Lev, 20/02/2017 12:11
Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan disappointed in haredi leaders

Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan disappointed in haredi leaders

Deputy DM condemns tacit encouragement by haredi leaders to incite against haredi soldiers. 'No sanction in the world for such acts'Hezki Baruch, 19/01/2017 14:27
Initiative: Lawsuits against those harassing IDF recruits

Initiative: Lawsuits against those harassing IDF recruits

Defense Ministry initiates free legal aid to haredi soldiers to redress harassment they suffer because of being drafted.Kobi Finkler, 19/01/2017 13:02
7 arrested in haredi protests in Jerusalem, Beit Shemesh

7 arrested in haredi protests in Jerusalem, Beit Shemesh

Demonstrators protest arrest of haredi women accused of draft dodging.David Rosenberg, 18/01/2017 10:39
Haredi party heads refuse to condemn 'soldier shaming'

Haredi party heads refuse to condemn 'soldier shaming'

Haredi soldiers fall victim to haredi 'shaming campaign,' UTJ and Shas leaders refuse to condemn incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2016 08:22
Chief rabbi: fix the haredi draft law

Chief rabbi: fix the haredi draft law

Chief Sephardic rabbi writes letter to haredi MKs requesting amendment to draft law.Haim Lev, 25/12/2016 07:16
Doctors fight to save eye of haredi girl injured during protest

Doctors fight to save eye of haredi girl injured during protest

18-year old haredi girl was seriously injured after being knocked down by an anti-riot water cannon during a protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 14/11/2016 14:50
Haredi girl injured during anti-draft protests

Haredi girl injured during anti-draft protests

Female passerby injured as police break up haredi protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 07/11/2016 08:33
Haredi protesters shut down roads across Israel

Haredi protesters shut down roads across Israel

Members of Yerushalmi faction block roads around country to protest arrest of haredi draft-dodger.Haim Lev, 06/11/2016 21:48
IDF Rabbi: Yair Lapid split haredim and the IDF

IDF Rabbi: Yair Lapid split haredim and the IDF

Lieutenant Colonel Rabbi Moshe Raived assesses the long-term effects of Lapid's draft law - and explains why he resigned from the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2016 20:29
Haredi recruit thrown off bus, told to shave beard

Haredi recruit thrown off bus, told to shave beard

Army regulations create pitfalls for religious recruits.Michal Levy, 25/08/2016 10:24
Haredi paper portrays Jewish Home MK as hangman

Haredi paper portrays Jewish Home MK as hangman

Caricature in Hapeles portrays Deputy Defense Minister as hangman targeting yeshiva students.Michal Levy, 22/08/2016 11:01
Haredim riot over draft-dodger arrest

Haredim riot over draft-dodger arrest

Police report rioting haredim in Jerusalem near Kikar Hashabbat, after security forces arrested a youth for dodging the IDF draft.Rachel Kaplan, 18/08/2016 21:41
Chabad leaders broker deal with IDF over draft

Chabad leaders broker deal with IDF over draft

15% of Chabad students to be exempt from army service; 85% will draft by age 26 after returning from the Chabad headquarters in Brooklyn.Rachel Kaplan, 10/08/2016 15:09
'Satan has invaded the haredi community'

'Satan has invaded the haredi community'

Rabbi leading fight against haredi draft says new data showing more haredim joining the IDF is harbinger of haredi community's destruction.Benny Toker, 06/08/2016 20:53
Pictures: President Rivlin visits new IDF draftees

Pictures: President Rivlin visits new IDF draftees

On the day of IDF August draft, President Reuven Rivlin pays the fresh recruits a visit to offer them encouragement for their new journey.Orly Harari, 02/08/2016 15:51
Lapid drawing closer to haredim?

Lapid drawing closer to haredim?

Yair Lapid expresses willingness to accept new, defanged version of haredi draft law, in shift from previous hard-line position.Shai Landesman, 04/07/2016 21:59
Radicals ratchet up attacks on haredi officer

Radicals ratchet up attacks on haredi officer

Anti-Zionists attempt to break into home of haredi officer, vandalize front door.David Rosenberg, 15/06/2016 19:37
And then, Meir, I began to cry.

And then, Meir, I began to cry.

A letter from a haredi soldier to his former classmate. Isaac Kohn, 18/05/2016 17:11
Chabad IDF rabbi's unique cure of haredi extremism

Chabad IDF rabbi's unique cure of haredi extremism

Military rabbi reveals his response to extremist youth who shouted slurs at him in synagogue - including seizing his hat, forced learning.Ari Yashar, 01/05/2016 20:17
Radicals flaunt soldier 'exterminator' costume

Radicals flaunt soldier 'exterminator' costume

Latest form of anti-Zionist incitement teaches children to 'exterminate' religious soldiers.David Rosenberg, 28/03/2016 23:01
Knesset targets radical haredi anti-draft movement

Knesset targets radical haredi anti-draft movement

The Knesset is taking aim at the phenomenon of violent attacks, harassment, and humiliation against haredi soldiers.David Rosenberg, 09/03/2016 20:55
Soldier attacked by stone-throwers - in Ashdod

Soldier attacked by stone-throwers - in Ashdod

Haredi soldier and his son attacked by haredi stone-throwers outside of Ashdod yeshiva.David Rosenberg, 03/03/2016 09:49
Enlist in IDF, increase your marriage prospects

Enlist in IDF, increase your marriage prospects

New tongue-in-cheek IDF video campaign combats haredi stigma against army service.David Rosenberg, 07/02/2016 13:17
'Haredi soldier' effigy with dog's face at protest

'Haredi soldier' effigy with dog's face at protest

Four arrested during haredi extremist protest against IDF enlistment, which included dehumanization of haredi soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/12/2015 08:14
Anti-Zionists to march against IDF draft law

Anti-Zionists to march against IDF draft law

'Zionism caused the current conflict, so Israel should not expect haredim to help them with the problem they created,' organizers claim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2015 08:58
Haredi man yells at MK Maklev in synagogue

Haredi man yells at MK Maklev in synagogue

Haredi follower of Rabbi Auerbach burst into synagogue to insult MK Uri Maklev over IDF draft bill.Haim Lev, 21/11/2015 20:00
Defense Ministry: Forcing haredim to IDF backfires

Defense Ministry: Forcing haredim to IDF backfires

Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee prepares to update Draft Law according to haredi parties' demands.Eliran Aharon, 19/11/2015 13:29
Yisrael Beytenu the 'only right, secular party'?

Yisrael Beytenu the 'only right, secular party'?

Avigdor Liberman slams Likud as 'sellouts' to haredi community after changes slated for draft law.Hezki Baruch, 09/11/2015 16:14
New Draft Law postpones haredi IDF service

New Draft Law postpones haredi IDF service

'Trial period' postponed, then extended until 2020; criminal sanctions not to be enforced until 2023.Tova Dvorin, 06/11/2015 08:24
Haredi Extremists Threaten IDF Recruiters

Haredi Extremists Threaten IDF Recruiters

Leaked calls show vitriol toward IDF recruiters within the haredi world, with one even pretending to be a terrorist for scare tactics.Tova Dvorin, 27/08/2015 19:05
Extremists Arrested 'Bombing' Haredi Draft Talk

Extremists Arrested 'Bombing' Haredi Draft Talk

3 haredi youths disrupt meeting encouraging IDF draft in central Jerusalem by hitting participants, cursing them and damaging the building.Ido Ben-Porat, 21/08/2015 09:53
Yeshiva Student Combat Draft 6 Times Higher

Yeshiva Student Combat Draft 6 Times Higher

State submits critical data on haredi enlistment in response to petition claiming haredi draft is 'discrimination.'Tova Dvorin, 29/05/2015 11:05
Catfight Over Knesset Law Likely to be Canceled

Catfight Over Knesset Law Likely to be Canceled

MKs Yael German (Yesh Atid) and Gila Gamliel (Likud) go head to head on repercussions of haredi draft law likely to be repealed.Cynthia Blank, 30/03/2015 19:52
Rabbi David Yosef: Secular Jews Endanger Israel

Rabbi David Yosef: Secular Jews Endanger Israel

Those who do not observe the commandments is endangering our existence more than the Arabs, said Rabbi Yosef.Yaakov Levi , 02/03/2015 03:13
Lapid Won't Join Gov't that Repealed Haredi Draft

Lapid Won't Join Gov't that Repealed Haredi Draft

Yesh Atid head comes out swinging against PM Netanyahu and Labor head Herzog, accusing them of trying to win favor with haredi parties.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 01/03/2015 15:16
Expert: Haredi IDF Service Now Unstoppable Force

Expert: Haredi IDF Service Now Unstoppable Force

More members of the haredi community are joining the army than ever, according to Yonatan Bransky of the Netzah Yehuda group.Moshe Cohen, 19/02/2015 14:52
Rabbi Melamed: Jewish Home Does Listen to Rabbis

Rabbi Melamed: Jewish Home Does Listen to Rabbis

Rabbi Zalman Melamed says all issues between Jewish Home and senior rabbis in Religious Zionist community have been resolved.Yaakov Levi, 19/02/2015 14:05
Haredim Block Highways in Protest of Enlistment

Haredim Block Highways in Protest of Enlistment

Outside Modi'in, in Jerusalem and Ashdod, masses of haredim block roads and protest arrest of four students who refused enlistment.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 02/02/2015 10:39
'For Jews, Religion and Nationality the Same'

'For Jews, Religion and Nationality the Same'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman believes in keeping religion and state together - in certain contexts, at least.Hezki Baruch, 03/04/2014 01:13
Podcast: Diverse Voices on Massive Draft Rally

Podcast: Diverse Voices on Massive Draft Rally

Hear exclusive coverage from the scene of the massive 'Ateres' prayer vigil plus phone calls from concerned Israelis.Ben Bresky, Tamar Yonah & INR, 03/03/2014 15:34
Edelstein: Draft Causing a Rift Among Israelis

Edelstein: Draft Causing a Rift Among Israelis

MK Yuli Edelstein expressed fears that the draft bill requiring hareidi students to serve in the IDF may cause a major rift among Israelis.David Lev, 02/03/2014 18:24
Dozens of Haredim Inducted for Technical Positions

Dozens of Haredim Inducted for Technical Positions

Haredi draft part of project to integrate more soldiers into intelligence; stats also released today regarding drafts in major citiesTova Dvorin, 08/11/2013 13:01
Livnat: Ensure IDF Women's Rights

Livnat: Ensure IDF Women's Rights

Minister Limor Livnat is worried that the influx of hareidi recruits into the IDF could cause tensions with women serving in the army.David Lev, 02/10/2013 16:57
Hareidi Extremists Attack IDF Soldier

Hareidi Extremists Attack IDF Soldier

After a series of similar attacks, and less than a day after leading hareidi rabbi accused of incitement, extremists target soldiers againAri Soffer, 14/07/2013 16:26