Israeli women soldiers have "right stuff" for border watch

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Israeli platoon commander Racheli Levantal (2nd R) of the Karakal ground Battalion, made up of male and female combat soldiers, shouts instructions during a training session at a military base in southern Israel, in this February 12, 2007 file picture. Team Mor is a spotter unit on Israel's fenced-off border with Egypt, deployed at night to intercept would-be infiltrators from the lawless Sinai desert. Like dozens of others along the tense divide, it is all-female. REUTERS/Eliana Aponte/Files