Druze have courage - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ahmed
    • 05.05.10 | 06:06 (IDT)

    It seems that these Druze people are not afraid to fight anyone when it comes to their rights. First they fight Hezbollah in Lebanon because Hezbollah invaded their villages unjustly and fought them when they had no weapons, and they still defeated Hezbollah. Now they fight the Israel police as they fought them in another village in Israel 3 years ago. I respect these people because they respect themselves and they have no fear. their history is one of just struggle. i am an Arab Sunni from Qatar living in London, and met many people from many places. it seems everyone wants to offer an opinion on these Druze people without actually knowing them. I have much respect for them.

    from the article: Clashes erupt between police and Druze demonstrators in the north
    First published 12:30 04.05.10 | Last updated 12:30 04.05.10
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