YNet News has published an interesting article about a New Website, Befriend a Soldier launched by former IDF soldiers aimed to connect discharged Israeli combat troops with the general population. It gives you, the general public worldwide, an opportunity to contact a former IDF Soldier and ask serious questions. I have met many young people who have done their service and feel strongly that the things they are exposed to on a daily basis are beyond what anyone should have to face.
Do look at their site, and by all means participate! You will surely learn something and you might even make a friend. The link is: