IDF leaders learn to be ‚humanitarian officers‘ in battle

18.04.2011                      14.Nisan, 5771


IDF leaders learn to be 'humanitarian officers' in battle

After military careers lasting two decades, 30 officers are learning a new role that combines civilian and military duties.

It's the second class of a school set up by the Office of the Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories; the idea is to produce officers with the title "humanitarian officers."
In the course's final exercise, the officers stay with their maps and boards in class, where they try to develop the equivalent of a battalion-level war room….