TITLE

Unorthodox Army

AUTHOR(S)
Beyer, Lisa; Klein, Aharon
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);7/3/2000, Issue 26, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on efforts of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) to increase the quality of draftees in the face of increasing draft evasion as of July 5, 2000. Exemption of the ultra-Orthodox Haredim from military service; Reduction in draft needs resulting from advances in military technology; Speculation regarding the army's consideration of shrinking the intake of draftees, and offering salaries for the better jobs. INSET: WAR ON HARASSMENT.
ACCESSION #
3278660

 

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