I've often wondered how Barak came to be "Israel's most highly decorated soldier", but he finally seems to be showing a bit of "the right stuff". It won't end here, though. If the rest of the Hesder Yeshivot can't be brought to heel, then the entire program needs to be disbanded entirely, along with any other ideologically IDF homogenous units. Let all citizens of Israel carry out their national service in an identical manner.
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from the article: Netanyahu and Barak must stand strong against right-wing yeshiva