First-of-its-kind incident in Gaza: Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi admitted Tuesday that a Kornet missile had been fired at an Israeli tank earlier this month.
Moving on to Iran, he said that "the Iranian nuclear project is progressing, despite difficulties from all kinds of directions. They were surprised by the international sanctions, including those imposed by the Chinese and Russians."
"If you check first grades these days, 50% of them will not serve in the army in 12 years. This is a social problem, not a security problem. I need these soldiers. Haredim must be recruited, and Arabs must be recruited to national service."