Daily Archives: October 4, 2011

Explosive Device Detonated on IDF Soldiers

Earlier today, an explosive device was detonated on IDF soldiers performing routine activity near the security fence in the central Gaza Strip. During their routine activity, the soldiers identified four additional explosive devices planted adjacent to the security fence, and … Continue reading

Posted in Airforce, Press Releases, Southern Command

National Yom Kippur War Hero Receives Medal of Valor

The Medal of Valor hangs framed in his home office, the highest military decoration in the Israel Defense Forces. Avigdor Kahalani received it for service during the Yom Kippur War. On the Yom Kippur of October 6, 1973, Egypt and … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures