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Camouflage Talis

Camouflage Talis

Photo Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Robert Barney/Released

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Yaakov Bindell, right, an Orthodox rabbi and chaplain with the 379th Expeditionary Air Wing, leads the service for deployed servicepersons, in Southwest Asia.

Bindell is deployed from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey – and he wears the coolest talis ever.

And this is his Facebook page. Go say hi.

About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.


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