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Three into one: IDF fuses air, land and naval capabilities into multidimensional unit

19th February 2020 - 10:00 GMT | by Arie Egozi in Tel Aviv


A few weeks after the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced the establishment of a new multidimensional unit, systems and technology are being matched with operational requirements.

The IDF is yet to officially name the unit, but officials described it as a ‘battalion with the capabilities of a division’.

The new unit broadly reflects an Israeli interpretation of the revolution in military affairs, a concept which was originally developed in the US as the basis for change in the armed forces.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, Israeli sources told Shephard that the unit will be equipped with highly sophisticated weapon and

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Arie Egozi


Arie Egozi

Born in Israel, Arie Egozi served in the IDF and holds a political science and …

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