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    Israel Defense Forces Emblem

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    Flag of the Israël Defense Forces

    Founded 1948
    Service branches [​IMG] Israeli Army
    [​IMG] Israeli Air Force
    [​IMG] Israeli Navy
    Leadership
    Prime Minister
    Defense Minister
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Moshe Ya'alon
    Chief of General Staff Rav Aluf Gadi Eizenkot
    Manpower
    Military age
    17
    Conscription 18
    Available for
    military service
    1,554,186 males, age 17–49 (2016 est.),
    1,514,063 females, age 17–49 (2016 est.)
    Fit for
    military service
    1,499,998 males, age 17–49 (2016 est.),
    1,392,319 females, age 17–49 (2016 est.)
    Reaching military
    age annually
    60,000 males (2016 est.),
    60,000 females (2016 est.)
    Active personnel 176,500 (ranked 34th)
    Reserve personnel 445,000

    Expenditures
    Budget
    57.7 billion (≈$16.5 billion)
    Percent of GDP 5.2% (2014)
    Industry
    Domestic suppliers
    Israel Aerospace Industries
    Israel Military Industries
    Israel Weapon Industries
    Elbit Systems
    Elisra
    Elta
    Rafael Advanced Defense Systems
    Israel Shipyards
    Foreign suppliers
    [​IMG] United States (1968–present)
    [​IMG] Czechoslovakia (1948)
    [​IMG] Germany (1998–present)
    [​IMG] France (1955–1966)
     
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    Yamam elite unit of Border Police during counter-terrorism exercise.
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    F-35i Adir. a total of 33 has been contracted to USA for usage in IAF.
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    M109 SPHs firing on enemy targets
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    training in Negev desert
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    Nahal Brigade exercise in Golan Heights
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    The Eitan APC is to help the Namer APCs replace the M113s. The Eitan will be equipped with Trophy APS
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    F-15I, F-16I and F-16D
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