The war in Syria was sparked in March 2011 and quickly spiraled into a humanitarian crisis. In February of 2013, the first wounded Syrian came to the border asking for help and was then treated by the IDF.
In 2012 it was decided to move IDF training bases to the south, with the help of our special members. The mission was completed in 2017 and seven new bases of the various brigades began to train their soldiers in them.
Let's look at some of the things that happened in the IDF in October 2017. The completion of the officers' course by about 410 combat officers, a new cutting edge technology, new Medical Simulation, Basic volunteer training, four rockets were fired at Israel, "operation good neighbor", And many other events
The tall colonel with blue eyes wearing an American coat felt his way across the base covered in darkness. Suddenly a voice was heard in the darkness: “Who is that?” It asked in Hebrew. “Stop and give the password”. The colonel wracked his head and tried to remember. “It’s me, Marcus” he stammered with a [...]
Beyond the physical and mental strain of military service, lone soldiers in the IDF face further difficulties in their everyday lives. Regular soldiers travel home for a weekend away from base knowing that their loving mothers are waiting with their favorite foods and a warm embrace, ready to wash their clothes and run their errands. [...]
Ari Yehoshua Weiss moved to Israel with his family from Dallas, Texas in 1992 when he was 12 years old. He attended the Noam Yeshiva High School in Pardes Hanna, where he earned a positive reputation for being a nice boy who enjoyed studying. The Weiss family quickly became a prominent one in their English [...]
Regional Commands: Central Command Home Front Command Northern Command Southern Command Arms: Ground Arm Infantry and Paratrooper Corps Golani Brigade Givati Brigade Paratroopers’ Brigade Kfir Brigade Nahal Brigade Armored Corps Engineering Corps Artillery Corps Field Intelligence Corps Air and Space Arm Israeli Air Force Sea Arm Israeli Naval Corps Other Bodies: Military Academies: Tactical Command [...]
What to expect from the enlistment interview The Tzav Rishon is a soldier’s first order. The tzav arrives in the mail, with the address of the recruitment center at which the enlistee must present himself by/on a certain date. The Tzav Rishon process is a series of interviews and tests that help the IDF decide [...]
Following the Tzav Rishon, each enlistee receives a “Tzav Giyus” in the mail, detailing the exact date, time he is to report for his induction, and address of the base where he will begin his army service. What to pack: Clothing 1 pair of sweatpants, 1 pair of shorts) 10 pairs of underwear 10 white [...]
What to expect the first day of enlistment and processing On the date written in the Tzav Giyus, enlistees from all over the country report to various locations and are taken by bus to the “Bakum”, which stands for Basees Klita u'Miyun (meaning- Absorption and Screening Base), located in the Tel Hashomer IDF Base. This [...]