אכ”א head:” the IDF works to expand the scope of the ultra-Orthodox recruits to recruit “

ראש אכ”א, האלוף אורנה ברביבאי

Gen. Ali love presented data indicating a consistent increase in the number of Haredim and army recruits

תאריך: 08/02/2012, 16:05    
מחבר: רותם פסו, אתר צה”ל

Head of personnel, Gen. Ali love, last night (Tuesday)
The Conference which was held in the Knesset and the people’s Army “model” and “Tal” issue. During the Conference, introduced the head of the data אכ”א IDF recruitment with an emphasis on recruiting.

“Given the complexity of dealing with threats to the IDF, and the demographic situation image in which one out of four enlisted men and almost one out of two women enlist, the IDF works to expand the scope of the ultra-Orthodox recruits to become the champion, in love.
In addition, the Head Secretary אכ”א Haredim recruitment policies is the use of the Cabinet from January 2011.

Head אכ”א said” the ultra-Orthodox draft expresses commitment to preserve a people’s army.
The IDF works to implement mandatory service for all citizens in Israel, regardless of religion, race and gender.
In addition, stresses that “all perform in the service of military or civil State. The IDF as the in charge of State security, will receive priority in election recruits to its ranks.

Meanwhile, the head of the אכ”א principle compulsory service in Israel and also contributions
The citizens of the State, claiming that “the application of the principle required service will allow to share the burden equally among all citizens of the State, and possibly smaller. The power of service required to increase solidarity and sense of belonging and partnership. Only after summarizing this topic, you will be able to consider relocating for differential service. This will benefit the economy and the State of Israel. “

Within the head presented data אכ”א remarks about the draft scale, saying” there is a consistent increase in the number of Haredim and army recruits now joining some 2,000 ultra-Orthodox army units and that data we thanks to unique routes opened especially for them, including military arms and services.

She said the goal is to increase wing in the coming years the Haredim serving in the IDF, selection and in cooperation with them. “By the year 2015 put the ultra-Orthodox recruits about 2,400 a year, according to the Cabinet. Assuming similar number serve international civil service – get to the situation where two thirds of the Haredim in any given any service operations, “head talk אכ”א.

Translated from Hebrew

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