Yesh Atid Stands Alone on New ultra-Orthodox IDF Draft Plan

Recent progress is only theoretical - many obstacles remain Yair Lapid's way, as he tries to conscript the ultra-Orthodox into the IDF.

The report of the Knesset's Perry Committee, which is tasked with finding a way to equalize the burden of military service in Israel, was submitted this past Thursday to the Government Secretariat, and represents a significant first step toward implementing a new draft arrangement for the Israel Defense Forces. But for the time being, however, the progress is entirely theoretical.

The new draft...