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Noun1.IDF - the ground and air and naval forces of Israel
military force, military group, military unit, force - a unit that is part of some military service; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
sayeret, Sayeret Matkal, Sayeret Mat'kal - Israel's elite secret commando unit responsible for counterterrorist and top secret intelligence gathering and hostage rescue missions
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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The terrorists hiding out in the Sinai desert, previously accosted by the Israel Defense Force (IDF) for crossing the Israeli border into Gaza in July, open fired at IDF forces on Friday, (http://www.
The Board directed that IDF OI may enhance its outreach among overseas Indians, through visits to the UK and Qatar.
IDF announced the release of the app to the more than 1,300 attendees at the IDF 2015 National Conference in New Orleans, June 26.
Bottom line is, we were wrong," IDF spokesman Brig.
The IDF World Dairy Summit 2015 is expected to attract between 1200 and 1500 participants from all over the world.
Israeli women are taking naked photos of them with their breasts, behind and other "sexy" body parts written with the message "I Love IDF" to boost IDF soldiers' morale.
The IDF has been operating, in the last few years, in a variety of ways, to strengthen the value of IDF service, and to fight the phenomenon of enlistment evasion, in order to preserve the societal value that sees the IDF as the people's army," he added.
Yoav Galant, the appointed successor to current Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi, warned that Israel will launch a new war on Gaza if another IDF soldier is captured by a Palestinian faction, reported pan-Arab daily AL QUDS AL ARABI online Monday.
IDF today issued the new global guideline for diabetes care which includes the management of postmeal glucose.
On July 12, 2006, IR forces executed a deliberate ambush inside Israel against two IDF armored vehicles using anti-tank mines and rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs).
IDF conducts an annual influenza vaccination campaign, directed at crucial fighting-unit personnel and personnel with chronic respiratory and cardiac disease.
For in-depth information about IDF San Francisco 2008, visit http://www.