Taken 1-Jan-07


Masada - IDF Ceremonies Site

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF), is the name of Israel's military forces, comprising the Israeli Army, Air Force and Sea Corps.

The IDF was founded May 26, 1948 after the establishment of the state of Israel "to protect the inhabitants of Israel and to combat all forms of terrorism which threaten the daily life".
Masada - IDF Ceremonies Site