IDF Units

Israeli Air Force
The Israeli Air Force is universally recognized as one of the world’s most powerful aerial fighting forces. It works constantly to deter terrorist threats and ensure Israel’s strategic advantage in wartime.

The Navy
protects Israel from all threats emanating from the sea. It also warns of impending warfare and plays a crucial role in preventing the smuggling of weapons to terrorist organizations.

Ground Forces
The IDF’s Ground Forces have played a key role in all of Israel’s wars, acting as the last line of defense for the home front and entering deep into neighboring territory to battle enemy forces.

The Intelligence Corps supplies the government with key information during wartime and closely tracks terrorists and other enemies seeking to harm Israel.

Education Corps
The Education and Youth Corps builds the IDF’s educational programs, develops the values and spirit of the IDF and creates opportunities for Israel’s minorities and special communities.

C4I: Computers and Communications
The C4I Corps shapes the IDF’s capabilities by integrating its operations on the ground, in the air and at sea.

COGAT: Working with the Palestinian Population
The Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories Unit (COGAT) addresses the needs of communities in Judea and Samaria and Gaza, including large Palestinian populations.

Women’s Affairs
The Women’s Affairs Advisor to the Chief of Staff ensures better opportunities for female IDF soldiers and develops programs to enhance their skills.

Legal Issues
The Military Advocate General’s Corps promotes justice and the integration of the rule of law within the army.

IDF Spokesperson’s Unit
The IDF Spokesperson’s Unit is the professional body of the IDF responsible for media and public relations in Israel and around the world.

Regional Commands
The IDF’s Regional Commands defend Israel’s Northern, Central and Southern borders and protect the country’s home front.