More than a million Israelis tuned in to watch the  highly-acclaimed TV drama series Fauda as it launched its 3rd series on the Yes satellite network.

 Developed by Lior Raz and Avi isacharoff  drawing on their experiences in the Israel Defese Forces, the series, which premiered in 2015, tells the story of an Israeli undercover unit operating in the West Bank.

The series, which also  airs on Netflix , has won international acclaim.

Series 3 shifts the focus to the Gaza Strip.

KAN's Mark Weiss spoke with one of the creators Avi Isacharoff.