Daily Archives: August 17, 2010

IDF Soldiers Describe Guarding During Holy Month of Ramadan, 17 Aug 2010

Three soldiers recount their training and experiences while working at checkpoints with Palestinians. The soldiers explain how they are taught to respect those crossing through and accommodate them during religious holidays such as Ramadan. Having been instilled with the IDF’s … Continue reading

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Capt. Barak Raz Responds to Shameful Facebook Photos Uploaded by Discharged IDF Soldier, 17 Aug 2010

Capt. Barak Raz of the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit responds to the disgraceful behavior of the former IDF soldier who uploaded shameful pictures to her Facebook profile. The pictures show the soldier posing inappropriately next to Palestinians who had been arrested. … Continue reading

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Two IDF Soldiers Lightly Injured in Rocket Attack, 17 Aug 2010

Two IDF soldiers were lightly injured from mortar shells fired by Palestinian militants from the Gaza Strip this morning, landing in the Eshkol Regional Council. The two were evacuated to a hospital for medical treatment. An IDF force responded by … Continue reading

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