Daily Archives: August 25, 2010

Wanted Tanzim Militant Who Took Part in Several Attacks Against IDF Forces Arrested Today, 25 Aug 2010

In a joint IDF-ISA-Israel Police operation earlier today, Steven Anbatawai, a wanted Tanzim militant from Nablus, was arrested. Prior to his arrest, Anbatawai had been released from prison as part of a pardon agreement, but has since violated the terms … Continue reading

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Transfer of Gaza Strip Merchandise and Humanitarian Aid For the Week of August 13th-19th, 25 Aug 2010

During the week of 13th – 19th August 2010, a total of 1,055 truckloads entered the Gaza Strip, carrying 22,849 tons of goods, humanitarian aid, and development assistance for the local civilian population. Between June and August, the capacity of … Continue reading

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Statistics: Women’s Service in the IDF for 2010, 25 Aug 2010

The IDF is the only army in which women are drafted as part of their country’s  mandatory military service requirement, and as such it has the highest proportion of enlisted female conscripts in its forces.  Women comprise 34% of all IDF … Continue reading

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