Serving in the IDF – the haredi way

05.07.2012                      15.Tammus. 5772

Verteidigung:

Serving in the IDF – the haredi way

Currently, there are two specially-designed tracks for ultra-Orthodox youth in the IDF: Nachal Haredi and "Shahar" tech program.

The three main criteria for ultra-Orthodox youth to serve in the IDF is that the units they serve in do not have female soldiers, commanders or instructors, that the food served is glatt kosher and that the soldiers receive time for Torah learning and prayers….