Since when can you get a clear or reasonable answer from them about anything? Try asking them why they can use killer alcohol but other folks can't use certifiably less dangerous cannabis? The situation is very unfair, I'd say intolerable, and you have to expect strong emotions from the people being cheated. If draft age Israelis aren't needed or wanted in the military, shouldn't they make comparable sacrifices in non-military national service? Or at least up the benefits for serving.
Stabbing reported in Kiryat Gat in southern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Half the people are enough