Israel Defense Forces

military forces of Israel

The Israel Defense Forces (shortened: IDF) (Hebrew: צבא ההגנה לישראל‎) About this soundTzva HaHagana LeYisrael , "Army for the Defense of Israel", known in Israel by the Hebrew acronym צה"ל, (Tzahal), is the name of Israel's military forces. It includes the Israel Army, Israel Air Force and Israel Navy.

Soldiers of IDF at War of Independence

IDF CorpsEdit

The IDF have many corps:




  1. Levinson, Chaim (14 November 2018). "Israel's Defense Chief Resigns". Haaretz. Retrieved 19 December 2018.

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