Present-day israel is an embattled state, surrounded by potential foes and in internal turmoil owing to deep ethnic and religious divides. This motivates many people to study a martial art for protection. A popular modern style native to Israel is Krav Maga (p. 183), developed by Imi Sde-Or (born imi Lichtenfeld) on the basis of his experience fighting Nazi toughs on the streets of Prague in the 1930s. Krav Maga stresses pragmatic self-defense tactics - especially alertness, fight-avoidance, and improvised weapons - and learning simple techniques thoroughly.

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