By Jim Campbell
February 24th, 2018
Sadly in the U.S. our politicians are fixated on dogma.
They want more and more gun control, some would even like to see the 2nd Amendment eliminated.
This nonsense comes predominately from the hacks on the progressive left.
Most men and women in Israel have been members of the Israeli Defense Force.
Terms of Service
Compulsory Service: All eligible men and women are drafted at age 18. Men serve for three years, women for 21 months.
Deferments may be granted to qualified students at institutions of higher education. New immigrants may be deferred or serve for shorter periods of time, depending on their age and personal status on entering the country.
Reserve Duty: Upon completion of compulsory service each soldier is assigned TO a reserve unit.
Men up age 51 serve 39 days year period time which can be extended in times emergency.
Recent policy has been reduce the burden whenever possible and reservists who have served combat UNITS may now discharged at 45. (Source)
Most members of the Israeli Defense Force are taught Krav Maga.
In the U.S. we study the art for self defense, In Israel, it’s taught to kill their enemies.