Netanyahu's Son in Florida During Conflict 🌴
Yair Netanyahu remains in Florida for charity work while 300,000 reservists have been called up for the war with Hamas.
Sense of Betrayal Among Soldiers 🎗️
Soldiers express disappointment, calling Yair's absence during this critical time a form of betrayal, leading to "distrust and anger" within the ranks.
Soldier Returns, Questions Yair's Whereabouts ✈️
A soldier flew back from the US, leaving his job and family behind, questioning why the prime minister's son isn't in Israel during this crucial time.
Mandatory Military Service in Israel 🎖️
All Israelis are subject to compulsory military service and reserve call-up until the age of 40. Yair, 32, served as a spokesperson in the IDF previously.
Criticism Over Yair's Move and Activities in the US 🇺🇸
After moving to the US earlier this year, Yair now helps in fundraising for Israeli NGOs, which some soldiers see as insufficient.
Massive Mobilization for Conflict with Hamas 📢
Around 360,000 Israelis have been called up, or volunteered, for military or support service since the Hamas attack on October 7.