The IDF Spokesperson opens a personal facebook

The IDF (Zahal) takes another step into the 21st century, opening a facebook account for the IDF (Zahal) Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai

Date: 01/01/2012, 8:15 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

IDF (Zahal) Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Yoav (Poli) Mordechai has opened a public facebook account in order to keep the IDF (Zahal) Spokesman unit active on the cutting edge of communications.

Acknowledging the importance of social networking, the IDF (Zahal) has taken action to expand their mission of fighting the war of public opinion to the Internet. Brig. Gen. Mordechai’s facebook account will join the Israel Defense Forces official Facebook page. On the page, Facebook users can view real-time news updates, information, photos and videos on IDF (Zahal) activities in Israel, Judea and Samaria and the Gaza Strip. All content is distributed by the IDF (Zahal) Spokesperson’s Unit.