Kadima chair says party will not exit coalition at this time; but will do so unless viable alternative to bill regulating haredim’s IDF service is presented
- 23 July, 2015 Palestinian killed by IDF fire during arrest operation IDF and Palestinians provide differing account of incident in which 53-year-old was shot dead in West Bank during arrest operation.
- 1 July, 2015 Second Temple-era ritual bath found under house Couple from Ein Kerem in Jerusalem discovered during renovations that a 2,000-year-old mikveh was right underneath their floors, giving credence to theory that there was a Jewish settlement at the site.
- 21 August, 2013 Young olim headed to IDF service hope to immerse in Israeli society Some 30 young men and women who have left their families in North America and Europe have come to begin their conscription process to the IDF; top preferences include Sayeret Matkal and Oketz
- 14 April, 2013 Haredi enlistment: ‘In 6 weeks we will have a historic law’ Equal share of burden committee convenes for first time; 'IDF's needs are our first priority,' chairman says
- 18 June, 2012 Committee: 80% of haredim to join IDF, national service Minister Mofaz reveals some recommendations by committee tasked with finding alternative to Tal Law; thousands of ultra-Orthodox will be recruited to police, Prison Service, while 20% will be exempt as part of 'torato emunato' deal