This fascinating department is made up of former employees of companies like Google and IBM, who were working on cutting edge technology.
Now, they’re setting up a culture of innovation in the IAF...
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One of the biggest sources of dissatisfaction among the Israeli public during Israel’s last major armed conflict, the 2014 clash with Hamas, was the length of hostilities.
Many seek a return to the days of rapid victory, if conflict is forced on Israel, and hold up the Six Day war as the example.
Yet such criticisms often overlook the fact that soon after the end of the Six Day War, a new armed conflict began between Israel and some of its enemies – Egypt and the PLO. This was the War of Attrition...
The Middle East is in the grip of a storm, and the old order of the 20th century is being washed away.
New coalitions of state and non-state actors are forming. Several states have collapsed, and hundreds of new armed organizations have appeared. The Israeli defense establishment is working hard to adapt.
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