2012 Featured Photos
April 2, 2012 - The former Israeli President, Shimon Peres (middle), visiting Gideonim. The operators are wearing Ghillie suits and armed with M4A1 fitted with Trijicon ACOG 4x32, stocks, forward grips/bipod combos, rail systems, flashlights and AN/PEQ-15. Also note a plain cloths operator disguised as a sheep herder (photo: Israeli Police).
April 2, 2012 - YAHALOM operators lowering an iRobot into a tunnel during training. All operators are armed with M4A1 fitted with Meprolight Mepro 21, flip-up sights and blank firing attachments (photo: IDF).
April 2, 2012 - Shayetet 13 operators during training. Middle operator armed with a Remington 870 shotgun, all other operators armed with paintball guns fitted with flashlights, which are used as a training aid and as a non-lethal weapon. Also note a Muraena fast attack boat in the background (photo: IDF).