Some of the inmates of Prison 6 peering out of a window during the prisoners' rebellion in August 1997. Yaron Kaminsky

20 Years After Infamous Military Prison Revolt, Reform Still Proves Hard Sell in Israeli Army

While things have improved for soldier inmates since 1997, some officers question why facilities at new military jail will be better than soldiers enjoy on army bases

What goes on in the Israeli military jails known as Prison 4 and Prison 6 is usually locked away, together with the soldier inmates. But one Saturday morning in August 20 years ago, some inmates became the...

skip all comments

Comments

Sign in to join the conversation.

Required field
Required field

By adding a comment, I agree to this site’s Terms of use

  1. 1