Israel Defense Forces

FactCheck: What About the Britons Who Fight for Israel?

Channel 4 News | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK
Channel 4 News

There are around 100 British nationals serving with the IDF as we speak, apparently with no legal difficulties. But a Brit who trains or fights with any anti-Assad rebel group runs the risk of being jailed as a terrorist. If we are worried about young British Muslims heading off to the Middle East to receive military training, should we be equally worried about Jews?

Israeli Soldiers Spell Out Anger At Ceasefire

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

Israeli soldiers have apparently expressed their annoyance after a ceasefire with Hamas was announced on Wednesday, by lying on the ground to spell ou...

Fearless Heroine Or 'Exploited And Naive'?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

An Israeli court which ruled the state is not to blame for the death of Rachel Corrie has reignited the debate over human rights in Israel, and whethe...

Strictly Orthodox And Arab Citizens Could Be Israel's Newest Army Recruits

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK

Israel's young strictly Orthodox men are in legal limbo over conscription into the Israeli Defence Force - as a law exempting them from service expire...