“You, the soldiers in the field, have shown our enemies, both near and far, the force of the IDF (Zahal), and its ability to complete its mission in protecting the State of Israel. I am proud to be your commander.” Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz.

Over the course of the year, the IDF (Zahal) has overcome a number of challenges. Throughout each operation, exercise, or international humanitarian delegation, our soldiers have acted with determination and force. Here is the summary of their accomplishments, in 20 images. 

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

Humaniterian Delegation to the Philippines

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

Operation Full Disclosure

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

Operation Brother’s Keeper

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

Operation Protective Edge

The Past Year in 20 Breathtaking Photos

Operation Protective Edge

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