Monthly Archives: October 2014

Gideon Aran: The Haredi unit in the late 1990s

The Haredi unit was established in the late 1990s following the initiative of army officers of the National-Religious sector who made contact with certain Haredi rabbis of rather marginal and somewhat controversial status in their community, and who specialized in … Continue reading

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Prof. Gideon Aran: Nachal Haredi – The Popularly Labeled

The phenomenon discussed here is popularly labeled Nachal Haredi,though its name was officially changed into the more religiously Jewish sounding Netzach Yehuda (Eternal Judea). This is a real fighting unit, with an exhausting course of training and dangerous operational duties. … Continue reading

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