2016-07-16

Army to Release Longest-Jailed Women Occupation Objector

Israel’s female conscientious objector to have served the longest period of jail time, Tair Kaminer, was granted exemption from military service on Thursday, July 14, after spending nearly 150 days in an IDF prison. On Thursday morning a military committee found that Kaminer, 19, was “not fit for military service” due to her “poor and severe behavior” — namely the…