By Maxim Neyman
Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine
A Jewish volunteer battalion for the liberation of Ukraine from terrorists and invaders is being created.
The administrator of this group was an IDF soldier, and asks all Jews living in the country where they were born, raised and live to join the battalion “Matilan.”
Ukraine – this is our country, our home, and we have a duty to protect it.
–from the Volunteer Battalion Matilan VKontakte page description
MATILAN – special unit of the Israeli Border Police. The Matilan name means “intelligence, observation, interception, mobile warfare. Matilan unit was established in 1996, its purpose is combating terrorism and counter crime by ambush, and camouflage observations.