Israel Extends IDF Service Exemption for ultra-Orthodox Men

New plan postpones military draft for 1,300 yeshiva students, four months after the Supreme Court repealed the Tal Law; PM's office: Decision will increase number of Haredi volunteers.

Israel's cabinet extended military service exemption for 1,300 Haredi Yeshiva students on Sunday, four months after the expiration of a law regulating ultra-Orthodox service in the Israerl Defense Forces, known as the Tal Law.