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Haredim to present new ultimatum to Netanyahu?

Haredim to present new ultimatum to Netanyahu?

UTJ leaders demand that new draft law be passed before budget vote is passed, linking stability of government to IDF deferments.Tzvi Lev, 22/02/2018 21:21
Haredi MKs: Liberman's haredi draft proposal will end coalition

Haredi MKs: Liberman's haredi draft proposal will end coalition

Haredi parties warn that Liberman's attempt to pass law regarding haredi draft could topple coalition.Tzvi Lev, 15/02/2018 22:45
Liberman pushes alternative haredi draft law

Liberman pushes alternative haredi draft law

Defense Minister Liberman establishes task force dedicated to passing haredi draft law.Tzvi Lev, 15/02/2018 20:54
Religious Supreme Court Justice slams fellow judges

Religious Supreme Court Justice slams fellow judges

Justice Noam Sohlberg sharply criticized the Supreme Court after Tuesday's rulings about kashrut and haredi draft.Tzvi Lev, 13/09/2017 16:40
Riots in Jerusalem over draft

Riots in Jerusalem over draft

Hundreds rioted in Jerusalem Saturday night, protesting the arrest of a haredi girl for dodging the draft.Tzvi Lev, 13/08/2017 08:19
Ben Gurion Airport prepares for haredi demonstrations

Ben Gurion Airport prepares for haredi demonstrations

Leaders of haredi demonstrations against IDF recruitment plan rallys at airport to disrupt Passover travel to and from Israel.Mordechai Sones, 05/04/2017 12:47
Neturei Karta come to blows with cops

Neturei Karta come to blows with cops

Police arrested demonstrators that had attacked them during a protest for a drafted yeshiva student who was arrested.Haim Lev, 21/08/2016 19:32
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
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
Lost on the Battlefield: IDF Identity Seminars

Lost on the Battlefield: IDF Identity Seminars

IDF Soldiers need to be helped to come into their own as individuals while giving up so much for their country. Chaim Garber, 12/11/2014 05:33
Rabbi Auerbach: Not the Time to Protest IDF Draft

Rabbi Auerbach: Not the Time to Protest IDF Draft

Follower of hareidi rabbi says given the current security escalation he opposes protests such as yesterday's in Jerusalem.Ari Soffer and Haim Lev, 20/08/2014 08:26
Israeli Teens' Zionist Initiative Goes Viral

Israeli Teens' Zionist Initiative Goes Viral

Counter-letter to statement by leftist draft-dodgers attacking the IDF picks up steam.Yael Ron, 02/04/2014 15:50
More Than 1500 Religious Women Enlist in IDF

More Than 1500 Religious Women Enlist in IDF

The trend for observant women to apply for the draft is growing - and one organization helps them serve while keeping true to Torah values.Benny Toker, 28/03/2014 11:18
'A Mandatory Draft is a Waste'

'A Mandatory Draft is a Waste'

Israeli Freedom Movement leader Boaz Arad speaks to Arutz Sheva about the draft - and why he believes it should be abolished for everyone.Tova Dvorin , 04/03/2014 12:21
Official: Slow Progress on Equal Service a Problem

Official: Slow Progress on Equal Service a Problem

Hareidi-religious Israelis may not have the option to fulfill their obligations to the state in the National Service, official warns.David Lev, 10/11/2013 16:40
MK Stern Explains Views, Fights Fire with Fire

MK Stern Explains Views, Fights Fire with Fire

In an interview with Arutz 7, MK Eliezer Stern discusses the Conversion law, hesder yeshivas, and Religious ZionismTova Dvorin, 08/11/2013 09:44
Bennett: Recruit Hareidi Emergency Personnel

Bennett: Recruit Hareidi Emergency Personnel

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett wants to see tens of thousands of hareidi Israelis help out during national emergencies.David Lev, 05/08/2013 16:11
Hareidi Group: 'Revenge Lashes' for IDF Soldiers

Hareidi Group: 'Revenge Lashes' for IDF Soldiers

A hareidi group is threatening to 'take revenge' against IDF soldiers if hareidi youths are jailed for refusing to join the armyDavid Lev, 30/05/2013 13:01
Gantz: It's an Honor, Not a Burden, to Serve

Gantz: It's an Honor, Not a Burden, to Serve

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz on Tuesday participated in exercises with Nachal soldiersDavid Lev, 07/05/2013 23:04
IDF Begins to Draft Hareidi-Religious Youth

IDF Begins to Draft Hareidi-Religious Youth

The IDF will draft hareidi-religious 16 to 19-year-olds, but "will wait till after elections" for 20 to 28 year olds, DM Barak says. Chana Ya'ar, 15/10/2012 18:43