The Unique Phenomenon of the IDF's Lone Soldier

What motivates young men and women from all over the world to volunteer for military service so far from their homes?

Explore the connection that draws young Jews from around the world to Israel every year to voluntarily join the IDF and find out how Israelis have been supporting these soldiers dating back to Israel’s War of Independence in 1948.

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(1) Dvirah, March 11, 2021 7:05 PM

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The flights are rarely arranged for the family's convenience: my brother scared us all by sneaking through a window at 02AM. But once we calmed down we were very glad to see him.


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