Ilan Evyatar

The IDF is designed to be accommodating to all Israelis, including the very religious. However, ultra-Orthodox communities have largely avoided serving since Israel’s earliest days (Image: Shutterstock)

Israeli politics is feeling a draft

May 31, 2024 | Ilan Evyatar

Dramatic scene in the skies over Israel in the early morning of April 14 (Image: X/Twitter)

Iran opens fire

April 19, 2024 | Ilan Evyatar

Biden and Bibi in better days (Image: GPO/ Flickr)

Relationship troubles

March 27, 2024 | Ilan Evyatar

Netanyahu’s current cabinet, containing some hard-right parties, would likely be a barrier to accepting the US plans. But could he agree to do so with support from centrist opposition parties? (Image: GPO/ Flickr)

A “Grand Bargain”

February 27, 2024 | Ilan Evyatar

Israel's Defense Minister Yoav Gallant has announced that the Israel Defence Forces has begun to thin out its forces in the northern part of the Strip as it transitions to a “lower-intensity phase of fighting” (Image: AAP/ Tsafrir Abayov)

Hezbollah war threatens as Gaza war declines

January 24, 2024 | Ilan Evyatar