Golan Druze gather at border, chanting loyalty to Syria’s Assad

Carrying Syrian flags and pictures of President Bashar al-Assad, dozens of Arab Druze who live on the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights gathered on Saturday to celebrate what they consider to be success in the Syrian civil war. Dressed in traditional black garb and white hats, the small crowd chanted and shouted into

Israel’s new “nation-state” law has provoked anger among members of the Druze

JERUSALEM - Israel's new "nation-state" law has provoked anger among members of its most integrated minority, the Druze, prompting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to seek corrective legislation. Netanyahu has defended the law, which declares that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country, from fierce criticism at home and