You forgot another important contestant that should have been mentioned here. "Perwas Hussein" who is a Kurd and can't even speak Arabic. In her auditions she had to use an interpreter and has rallied around her many of the Kurdish people. They are treating her exactly like an Arab contestant and giving her the same interest and support.
U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad (Reuters)
from the article: Mideast politics take center stage on Arab Idol