Haredi Draft Could Undermine Opportunity for Women, Says Brig. Gen.

'If more ultra-Orthodox are drafted, we’ll face an even greater test than we do today,' warns IDF Chief Education Officer Brigadier General Eli Shermeister.

Increasing the number of ultra-Orthodox men drafted into the Israel Defense Forces could also intensify conflicts over the role of women in the army, Chief Education Officer Brig. Gen. Eli Shermeister warned yesterday.