Israel Defense Forces

combined military forces of Israel
Soldiers of IDF at War of Independence

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.

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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