The soldiers of the IDF Parachute Reconnaissance Battalion completed their participation in the Allied Spirit X multi-national exercise in Germany. The military exercise took place on German soil with the participation of 12 foreign armies including; Germany, Britain and the US.

Unit Commander Lt.-Col. Oded Zisman said, “a few weeks ago, troops from the Paratroopers’ reconnaissance battalion landed on German soil in preparation for a joint exercise with foreign armies.”

“The very existence of the exercise on German soil constitutes the closing of a significant circle and a milestone in the empowerment of the IDF,” he said.

In addition to to the military drills, educational days were held in the cities of Nuremberg and Regensburg, as part of an educational program focusing on the memory of the Holocaust and heroism and Jewish heritage local students.