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Israel Defense Forces publishes top 20 photos of Israeli soldiers for the past year

By Mason White 3:16 PM September 29, 2014
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By: Sanvi Rizvi
The Israel Defense Forces published the 20 most fascinating photos of Israeli soldiers for the past year, the IDF Blog reported.

“You, the soldiers in the field, have shown our enemies, both near and far, the force of the IDF, and its ability to complete its mission in protecting the State of Israel. I am proud to be your commander,” Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, said.

Over the course of the year, the IDF has overcome a number of challenges. Throughout each operation, exercise, or international humanitarian delegation, the soldiers have acted with determination and force.

Here is the summary of their accomplishments, in 20 images.