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Israeli Minister Backs Plan for Gaza Island Port
“Israel could blow up the bridge with one explosion without destroying the port itself,” said Galant, who also previously commanded the Israeli Navy special forces unit known as Shayetet 13.
Messianic Soldiers in the IDF: Bold About Their Faith
There is a long history, albeit unknown to many, of Messianic believers serving in combat units and elite special forces, including Sayeret Matkal (General Staff Reconnaissance Unit) and Shayetet 13 (Navy Seals). Today's Messianic IDF soldiers are no ...
Israel's Elite Shayetet 13 Navy Commando Unit to Welcome Women to Its Ranks
In the upcoming year, the Israeli Navy will invite women to join new teams of draftees to the Shayetet 13 super-elite commando unit, Israeli military news site Pazam reported on Monday.
Engineering the navy's covert operations
Deep in the Mediterranean Sea, commandos from the Israel Navy's Shayetet 13 unit stealthily move through the water, on their way to a covert mission that will never reach the headlines.
Gantz commends 'Shayetet 13' for string of covert ops
Benny Gantz and navy commander Adm. Ram Rothberg awarded members of the Shayetet 13 elite navy commando unit with citations for covert operations in enemy territory. The awards, given on Monday, were handed out following a series of operational ...

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