It's because of the draft. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tali
    • 25.07.06 | 19:27 (IDT)

    The army is big, rich and dumb because of the draft. By forcing all citizens to participate in the army when many would rather go scuba in eilat creates a situation where the army's productivity is held up by unmotivated bereaucrats who are basically taking up space. Litmiting the army's ranks to those who would willingly die for their country should make Israel's defenses more efficient.

    from the article: Firepower versus brainpower
    First published 00:00 25.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 25.07.06
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