Properly handled, this a win-win initiative. Service, integration, good brains for the IDF and later for the job market, breaking down barriers of mistrust. To those Officers and Gentlewomen who will not be allowed to command Haredi men, male officers will not be allowed to command Haredi ladies and, anyway, without the Haredi intake, there would be no one to command. Please don't shoot down a good idea in the name of PC.
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from the article: New army program aims to recruit Haredi women to IDF