The IDF’s Home Front Command: Ready for Anything

The IDF’s Home Front Command works tirelessly to prepare soldiers and Israeli civilians for emergency situations on all fronts. Capt. Nitzan Tzouk, an officer in the Home Front Command, recently led a district-wide exercise in Amakim that required coordination with the army, volunteers, and emergency organizations. He has the heavy responsibility of assuring the safety and readiness of Israel’s Amakim District in the north during times of emergency.

Arresting Terrorists & Rescuing Hostages: Just a Typical Week for the Lotar Unit

An infiltration into Israeli territory in order to kidnap civilians: this is the strategy favored by terrorist organizations attempting to harm Israeli citizens. The Lotar Counter-Terrorism soldiers serve as the IDF’s response to these threats. The unit specializes in the release of hostages, is constantly training, and it’s soldiers are prepared to face any scenario that may be thrown at them.