Israeli Chef Caps, or Shower Caps

For the past 25 years, the IDF’s curious Mitznefet camouflaged helmet covers have been a common site coming from the region, and they have an even more curious history. Check out the below for an interesting 11-minute primer, the best tidbit of which comes from the fact that Hamas has taken to wearing them as well. Imitation and flattery or something like that. 

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