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Defending Israel: A Morning with the Israel Defense Forces

Saturday, February 8, 2020    
9:15 am - 12:00 pm

We are honored to welcome an…

Active IDF Soldier and a briefing by an Attaché from the Israeli embassy in Washington

(Due to security, we cannot release the name of the soldier and the attaché at this time)

The Israel Defense Forces is the state of Israel’s military force. The IDF is subordinate to the directions of the democratic civilian authorities and the laws of the state. The goal of the IDF is to protect the existence of the State of Israel and its independence, and to thwart all enemy efforts to disrupt the normal way of life in Israel. IDF soldiers are obligated to fight, to dedicate all their strength, and even sacrifice their lives in order to protect the State of Israel, its citizens, and residents. IDF soldiers will operate according to the IDF values and orders, while adhering to the laws of the state and norms of human dignity, and honoring the values of the State of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state.