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Haredi soldiers recite mourner's prayer for coronavirus victims in on-base prayers

Haredi soldiers recite mourner's prayer for coronavirus victims in on-base prayers

Jews from Israel & abroad can send names of relatives to soldiers who are permitted to pray in the required quorum of ten.Arutz Sheva staff, 07/04/2020 10:02
Watch: Haredim in US celebrate completion of Talmud with haredi IDF soldiers

Watch: Haredim in US celebrate completion of Talmud with haredi IDF soldiers

Soldiers in IDF's Netzach Yehuda Battlion celebrate completion of daily Talmud cycle, together with American haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2020 14:58
Must Yeshiva sudents enlist?

Must Yeshiva sudents enlist?

We need people who will postpone their recruitment in order to grow in Torah and become Torah scholars, but the majority of yeshiva students will not be rabbis, and those must fulfill the great mitzvah to enlist in the army.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 15/12/2019 09:23
'IDF doesn't fake haredi enlistment data'

'IDF doesn't fake haredi enlistment data'

Businessman David Hager, one of the key supporters of Nahal Haredi, responds to report IDF inflated statistics on recruitment of haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2019 15:15
IDF soldiers' parents: Let them go, they're not terrorists

IDF soldiers' parents: Let them go, they're not terrorists

The parents of the Nahal Haredi soldiers jailed after scuffle with Bedouin youths protest against 'a travesty of justice.'Yoni Kempinski, 27/10/2019 18:40
Arabs suspected of firebomb attacks arrested

Arabs suspected of firebomb attacks arrested

IDF soldiers from Netzah Yehuda Battalion carry out arrests of suspected Arab terrorists.Kobi Finkler, 18/07/2019 04:35
Dear secular Israelis, the haredi Jews are Israel's bulwark

Dear secular Israelis, the haredi Jews are Israel's bulwark

To survive and strive, the Jewish state also needs the "other Israel," it needs all those black-suited rabbis and students. Giulio Meotti, 31/05/2019 08:59
Fight breaks out between soldiers of Bedouin, haredi battalions

Fight breaks out between soldiers of Bedouin, haredi battalions

Confrontation leads to knives being thrown at the haredi soldiers in front of base commanders. Investigation opened by military police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2019 22:03
6 months in prison for soldiers who beat Arab suspects

6 months in prison for soldiers who beat Arab suspects

Netzach Yehudah soldiers convicted of beating collaborators in Givat Assaf terror attacks receive jail time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2019 16:33
3 'Netzach Yehuda' soldiers convicted of mistreating Arabs

3 'Netzach Yehuda' soldiers convicted of mistreating Arabs

Military court accepts plea bargain of soldiers with prosecutor. Soldiers to serve 6.5 months in prison and be demoted to rank of Private.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2019 13:13
Second plea bargain in Netzach Yehuda case

Second plea bargain in Netzach Yehuda case

Soldier will confess to aggravated abuse, will be convicted and serve six-and-a-half months, and will be demoted to rank of Private.Mordechai Sones, 25/02/2019 15:14
First plea bargain in Netzach Yehuda case

First plea bargain in Netzach Yehuda case

One of five soldiers indicted for abusing Arab detainees signs order to serve 6.5 months in prison and be demoted to rank of Private.Mordechai Sones, 24/02/2019 17:50
Member of Haredi paratroopers: 'Today I won'

Member of Haredi paratroopers: 'Today I won'

Paratrooper Joe Brikman writes about his journey, celebrates becoming a paratrooper, and promises not to stop 'till he gets to the top.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2019 23:37
Former US chaplain attends grandson's IDF ceremony

Former US chaplain attends grandson's IDF ceremony

Grandfather served as rabbi and colonel in the US Army, grandson serves as religious paratrooper in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2019 14:14
Officer indicted for not preventing beating of detained Arabs

Officer indicted for not preventing beating of detained Arabs

Commander of soldiers indicted for beating detained Arabs indicted for not preventing the incident despite discerning it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2019 14:29
Soldiers' parents slam journalist's criticism

Soldiers' parents slam journalist's criticism

Parents of Netzach Yehuda soldiers slam journalist who called them 'animal people,' insist she thank them for allowing her to sleep well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2019 23:04
Indictment hearing for Netzach Yehuda soldiers

Indictment hearing for Netzach Yehuda soldiers

5 Netzach Yehuda soldiers stand accused of beating Arabs suspected in helping the terrorist who murdered their friendsArutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2019 14:34
Joe's path: From Chabad to the haredi Paratroopers

Joe's path: From Chabad to the haredi Paratroopers

Joe Brikman serves in the haredi Paratrooper battalion. In a personal interview, he talks openly about childhood abuse, and joining the IDF.Yoni Kempinski, 02/02/2019 20:49
Bereaved father: It's the Azariya trial all over again

Bereaved father: It's the Azariya trial all over again

Father of murdered soldier slams decision to indict his son's comrades for beating terrorists involved in the attack.Benny Toker, 31/01/2019 17:24
Indictment: Soldiers beat detained Arabs

Indictment: Soldiers beat detained Arabs

5 soldiers from haredi battalion charged with beating Palestinian Arab detainees who were handcuffed and blindfolded, causing severe injury.Ido Ben Porat, 31/01/2019 11:30
IDF launches campaign to recruit haredim to fight

IDF launches campaign to recruit haredim to fight

Combat units: Netzach Yehuda Battalion, Tomer Company in Givati, Hetz Company in Paratroopers, Mageni Hanegev Brigade, Air and Space Corps.Mordechai Sones, 28/01/2019 18:50
Indictment against soldiers who beat Arabs

Indictment against soldiers who beat Arabs

Nahal Haredi fighters suspected of beating two Arabs they held as detainees causing them severe injuries while handcuffed and blindfolded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2019 11:56
Givat Assaf terrorist captured

Givat Assaf terrorist captured

Terrorist wanted for pair of shooting attacks north of Jerusalem captured by Israeli security forces after nearly month-long manhunt.David Rosenberg, 08/01/2019 07:44
Nahal Haredi soldiers under investigation

Nahal Haredi soldiers under investigation

Soldiers from IDF's Nahal Haredi battalion are under suspicion of attempting to release right-wing activists who had thrown stones at Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2019 08:54
"The bodies were still warm; people were already hurling blame"

"The bodies were still warm; people were already hurling blame"

A haredi businessman who served in the Netzach Yehuda battalion, reacted to criticism leveled against the battalion's soldiers.Hezki Baruch, 04/01/2019 08:32
150 haredi soldiers sworn in at Western Wall plaza

150 haredi soldiers sworn in at Western Wall plaza

Netzach Yehuda Battalion holds first swearing-in ceremony since Givat Assaf attack.Eliran Aharon, 03/01/2019 23:33
From Brooklyn to the haredi paratrooper battalion

From Brooklyn to the haredi paratrooper battalion

Born in Brooklyn, Joe Brikman overcame personal hardships to become a warrior, and now helps other haredi youths connect to the IDF.Shimon Cohen, 03/01/2019 16:55
Netanyahu encourages Netzach Yehuda fighters

Netanyahu encourages Netzach Yehuda fighters

PM meets Netzach Yehuda Battalion, two of whose fighters fell in attack last week: 'I want to express my great appreciation and salute you.'Mordechai Sones, 18/12/2018 19:04
“Naveh’s message – We are strong and will triumph”

“Naveh’s message – We are strong and will triumph”

Soldier injured during the infiltration on Beit El says he was thinking of his young daughter. “The small baby girl defeated the terrorist”Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2018 11:44
Wounded soldier's parents ask public to pray

Wounded soldier's parents ask public to pray

Netanel Felber remains in critical condition after being shot during Thursday's terror attack at Givat Assaf.Tzvi Lev, 15/12/2018 20:46
Nahal Haredi rabbi recalls final talk with murdered soldiers

Nahal Haredi rabbi recalls final talk with murdered soldiers

'I saw them only half an hour before the terror attack. To hear that these happy and energetic boys have fallen is indescribably painful.'Tzvi Lev, 14/12/2018 00:18
Soldiers killed at Givat Assaf identified

Soldiers killed at Givat Assaf identified

Two soldiers murdered in grisly terror attack identified as Yuval Mor-Yosef and Yosef Cohen from the Netzach Yehuda-Nahal Haredi Battalion.Tzvi Lev, 13/12/2018 19:16
Watch: Religious troops prepare for action...with a song

Watch: Religious troops prepare for action...with a song

Troops from Netzach Yehuda, also known as Nahal Haredi, sing traditional Jewish songs shortly before raiding the home of a wanted terrorist.Tzvi Lev, 08/12/2018 23:09
Record number of haredi paratroopers sworn in

Record number of haredi paratroopers sworn in

Haredi paratrooper company sworn in at Western Wall as requests to join unit continue to climb.Tzvi Lev, 03/09/2018 12:20
Haredi lone soldiers receive new home in Jerusalem

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, 06/07/2018 12:13
The prayer of the haredi soldiers

The prayer of the haredi soldiers

Soldiers of 'Netzah Yehuda' battalion finish brigade-wide march with special prayer. 'May every drop of sweat be elevated to G-d's will.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 19:58
This haredi commander overtook a terrorist - without a weapon

This haredi commander overtook a terrorist - without a weapon

Haredi battalion's new commander is a hero who overtook a terrorist with his bare hands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2018 12:37
Watch: Haredi soldiers pray at Western Wall

Watch: Haredi soldiers pray at Western Wall

Haredi soldiers 'sworn in' to IDF in special ceremony at the Western Wall. Rabbis: Haredi soldiers ensure Holocaust never happens again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2018 15:38
How security camera footage helped Israel track down killers

How security camera footage helped Israel track down killers

Security camera footage enabled the Israeli security forces to track down the terrorists who murdered Ron Kukia earlier this month.Tzvi Lev, 31/12/2017 17:24
Extremists force Rabbi Shteinman memorial to change location

Extremists force Rabbi Shteinman memorial to change location

Memorial event for Rabbi Shteinman in England forced to move location after haredi extremists protest.Tzvi Lev, 31/12/2017 16:51
More haredi soldiers requesting uniform exemptions

More haredi soldiers requesting uniform exemptions

Justice Minister Shaked praises Netzah Yehuda for aiding haredi IDF soldiers.Orly Harari, 27/12/2017 14:11
Rabbi Shteinman credited with enlistment of 15,000 soldiers

Rabbi Shteinman credited with enlistment of 15,000 soldiers

Founder of the haredi Netzah Yehuda Battalion says Rabbi Shteinman blessed the initiative, valued unity above all else.Benny Toker, 15/12/2017 12:08
Haredi battalion returns to Binyamin region

Haredi battalion returns to Binyamin region

Nahal Haredi Battalion returns to guard Binyamin region after two months of training exercises.Tzvi Lev, 02/11/2017 16:10
'You're following in Abraham's footsteps'

'You're following in Abraham's footsteps'

Haredi soldiers hold battalion exercise in Jordan Valley. 'You do what is right despite what others think, just like Abraham.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2017 10:53
New Netzach Yehuda commander recipient of top bravery award

New Netzach Yehuda commander recipient of top bravery award

Incoming haredi battalion commander Nitai Okashi received bravery award in 2007 for tackling a terrorist preparing to throw a grenade.Tzvi Lev, 24/09/2017 14:38
Watch: IDF soldiers dance with haredi Jews at wedding

Watch: IDF soldiers dance with haredi Jews at wedding

Video from wedding of IDF haredi unit officer shows common sight of uniformed soldiers dancing with haredi Jews.Tzvi Lev, 14/09/2017 12:24
Labor leader: Haredi boys can't touch their mothers

Labor leader: Haredi boys can't touch their mothers

Labor leader shows his ignorance by claiming haredi soldiers earn 7,000 shekels per month, haredi boys cannot touch their mothers.Ido Ben Porat, 13/09/2017 09:53
Watch: Haredi soldiers at the Western Wall

Watch: Haredi soldiers at the Western Wall

Netzah Yehuda soldiers visit Jerusalem for spiritually uplifting day ahead of Rosh Hashannah.Uzi Baruch, 04/09/2017 07:58
Watch: Nahal Haredi recruits finish tractate before swearing-in

Watch: Nahal Haredi recruits finish tractate before swearing-in

Haredi troops celebrate swearing-in with completion of a tractate of the Talmud. 'You have the privilege to sanctify God's name.'Tzvi Lev, 27/08/2017 18:05
From 'Cheder' to platoon commander

From 'Cheder' to platoon commander

Lieutenant Shlomo Weizman will stand today at his soldier's swearing-in ceremony, Haruv reconnaissance unit recruits.Mordechai Sones, 24/08/2017 18:49
'Haredi soldiers not giving up on Torah study'

'Haredi soldiers not giving up on Torah study'

Netzach Yehuda CEO says haredi IDF recruits maintain religious lifestyle, show haredim have nothing to fear from IDF.Benny Tocker, 20/08/2017 20:00
Watch: Haredi paratroopers take the plunge

Watch: Haredi paratroopers take the plunge

20 soldiers who performed their first parachute jump yesterday are part of the second draft cycle of the new haredi paratrooper unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2017 14:04
The matchmaking office of 'Nahal Haredi'

The matchmaking office of 'Nahal Haredi'

'Netzah Yehuda Association' hires matchmaker to help haredim who choose to serve in the army find wives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2017 09:59
Will an IDF soldier then be attacked in a synagogue?

Will an IDF soldier then be attacked in a synagogue?

Violence against haredi soldiers leads President to meet with Netzach Yehuda fighters, 'A winning battalion in battle against terror.'Mordechai Sones, 27/06/2017 16:52
Eli commercial center becomes 'Palestinian village'

Eli commercial center becomes 'Palestinian village'

Nahal Haredi fighters conduct exercise in Binyamin taking control of mall in Eli. 'We will not rest, we will continue to prepare for war.'Mordechai Sones, 06/06/2017 19:10
Haredi soldiers save Samaria resident

Haredi soldiers save Samaria resident

Terrorists throw stones at Samaria resident commuting to work, haredi soldiers chase terrorist, save victim's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2017 13:36
Chief of Staff: Imprison those who maltreat haredi soldiers

Chief of Staff: Imprison those who maltreat haredi soldiers

Lt. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot visits soldiers of Netzach Yehuda and Shachar Battalions.Mordechai Sones, 16/05/2017 21:15