While Israeli soldiers may not be the strongest or fastest, what makes them the best in the world is the realization that they’re protecting their homeland and have nowhere to run.

The trainer said Israel finds itself in an unfriendly region of the world; one where our enemies are always looking for ways to “throw us into the sea.”

The officer said things have changed since the years before the establishment of the State of Israel, and that Jews are no longer afraid to fight back.

He reminded Israel’s enemies that the IDF will not hesitate to strike anytime, anywhere in order to protect the Jewish state.

Watch this video of an Israeli combat professional explaining to tourists why the IDF is the best army in the world.