14.07.2011 12.Tammus, 5771
Lionops Military and Extreme Tourism gives participants a taste of military life with multi-day excursions.
It's 8 a.m., scorching hot and I’m standing in a village in the West Bank, a cardboard cutout squarely in my line of fire. An M-16 is propped up against my chest, and any noise is muffled by protective earphones.
“Cock the gun, don’t rest your finger on the trigger”, military trainer Doron is calmly instructing. I barely notice the beads of sweat threatening to trace a line down my face as I clutch the firearm and pull the trigger….