Druze volunteers in Golan train to cut emergency response times

Amid threats looming in Golan, local Druze villages get together to help make a difference in their own communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 1:14 PM

Druze firefighter risks his life to save Torah scroll

Druze firefigher Wiam Nevoani jumps into flames to save a Torah scroll from a burning Nahariya synagogue.Chana Roberts, 1/5/2018, 11:19 AM

2 IDF soldiers arrested after Druze serviceman brutally beaten

Soldiers suspected of beating fellow soldier after he refused to switch rooms with them arrested.Kobi Finkler, 12/18/2017, 8:25 AM

Family outraged after IDF soldier brutally beaten on base

IDF opens investigation after a soldier is brutally beaten on his base in northern Israel.Tzvi Lev, 12/17/2017, 8:00 AM

Seven arrested over riots on Syrian border

Police arrest seven suspects, after Israeli Druze riot, breach security fence along Syrian border.Tal Polon, 11/7/2017, 12:14 PM

Golan Druze breach Israeli security fence

Dozens of Druze residents break through security barrier, head towards Syrian village under rebel attack.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 2:49 PM

Israel vows to protect embattled Syrian village from rebels

IDF pledges to intervene in Syrian civil war to 'prevent capture, occupation' of Druze town by rebel forces after suicide bomber kills 9.David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 2:09 PM

Who is the real owner here?

Raed Salah knows that allowing Israel to require Muslims to be checked before ascending the Mount means Jews are the proprietors.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/25/2017, 6:30 AM

Amb. Friedman's 'heartbreaking' meeting with bereaved families

US Ambasador to Israel David Friedman pays respects to families of two Druze officers murdered by Arab terrorists on Temple Mount.David Rosenberg, 7/20/2017, 4:19 PM

'We embrace the Druze community'

Bnei Akiva's Rabbi Druckman pays condolence visit to murdered police officer's family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2017, 4:15 PM

Druze leader Jumblatt lauds 'heroic' attack that killed 2 Druze

Lebanon's Jumblatt calls on Israeli Druze not to join IDF, drawing livid criticism from Israel Druze communityMordechai Sones, 7/19/2017, 1:21 PM

'Bond between us and our Druze brothers is a covenant of life'

President Rivlin pays condolence visit to families of Sgt. Majors Hail Stawi, & Kamil Shnaan, killed in Friday's Temple Mount attack.Mordechai Sones, 7/18/2017, 5:16 PM

Two Druze police officers killed in Temple Mount terror attack

Three Arab terrorists shoot at policemen near Old City's Lions Gate, killing two policemen and injuring a third.Uzi Baruch, 7/14/2017, 2:16 PM

'Incitement against IDF enlistment is occurring under our noses'

Justice Minister calls for criminal investigation against group working against Druze enlistment - and receiving the support of Arabs MKs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 11:58 AM

New report: Joint List MKs incite against IDF enlistment

Report finds Arab MKs are violating the law by supporting an organization that works to discourage the enlistment of Druze youth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2017, 9:47 AM

Golan Druze march for Syrian independence day

Druze in Israel's Golan say they support Syrian President Assad, want to rejoin Syria .AFP, 4/17/2017, 8:34 PM

MK: Why isn't there a Druze candidate?

Druze Deputy Minister and MK criticizes Shaked, asks why no Druze on list of Supreme Court candidates.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 11/7/2016, 11:46 AM

Druze to Eizenkot: Guard our brothers in Syria

Druze leaders met with the IDF Chief of Staff, requesting aid for their brothers on the Syrian border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2016, 12:58 PM

Golan Druze leader rips UN claim of ‘hardship of occupation’

Leader of Druze community in Golan slams UN accusations against Israel as 'total joke'.JTA, 7/30/2016, 11:17 PM

IDF appoints Druze officer to head Medical Corps

Colonel Dr. Badar Tarif - soon to be Brigadier General - will be the first Druze officer to hold the senior position.Ari Soffer, 7/11/2016, 8:46 PM

ISIS singles out and executes Druze prisoners

Deal reached to release majority of 300 cement workers kidnapped by Islamic State - but 'spies' and non-Muslims executed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2016, 8:21 PM

'When our lands were taken we didn't go to the barricades'

Druze Zionist Council head Yosef Nasaridin expresses his anger over 'racist' remarks against new Druze village.Shimon Cohen, 1/19/2016, 8:28 AM

Druze soldier jailed for leaking army secrets

Corporal jailed and demoted for giving civilian classified info about IDF activities on Israeli-Syrian border.Kobi Finkler, 12/10/2015, 6:25 PM

Druze delegation tours US to promote Israel

Delegation speaks at schools, organizations, media to emphasize tolerance in Israeli society.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2015, 9:51 AM

Netanyahu's Greetings and Warnings for Eid Al-Adha

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sends two very different messages to Muslims, Druze for Eid Al-Adha holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2015, 4:59 PM

Druze Minister Calls on Lynching Suspects to Repent

Deputy Min. Ayoub Kara notes that he understands why Israeli Druze attacked Syrian refugees - but not an IDF ambulance.Shimon Cohen, 8/11/2015, 8:13 AM

Two Druze Indicted for Lynch Murder of Wounded Syrian

A 48-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man were among those who beat a wounded Syrian to death.Ido Ben Porat, 8/10/2015, 12:20 PM

Wolf Bites a 75-Year-Old Farmer in Golan Heights

Watering the family apple orchard, elderly farmer suffers deep bite wounds in shocking incident as a massive wolf pounces on him.Ari Yashar, 7/31/2015, 11:55 AM

Defense Minister Reveals Israel Aiding Syrian Rebels

Yaalon: 'Rebels near the border receive humanitarian aid, on condition that they block terrorists and don't attack Druze.'Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 6/29/2015, 3:30 PM

Israeli Initiative Will Provide Aid to Druze Refugees from Syria

International Fellowship of Christian and Jews to provide monthly assistance to Druze families who fled Syria to escape ongoing violence.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2015, 2:45 AM

Three More Druze Arrested for IDF Ambulance 'Lynch'

Overnight raid in Druze villages leads to three more suspects in 'lynch' attack on IDF ambulance, bringing total arrest count to 12.Cynthia Blank, 6/25/2015, 10:34 AM

Druze Spiritual Leader: Ambulance Lynching Against Druze Values

Spiritual leader of Israeli Druze, Sheikh Muwafaq Tarif, meets PM Netanyahu, joins him in condemning attack on Syrian casualties.Ari Soffer, 6/24/2015, 8:06 PM

What Do the Druze Want?

The situation of the Syrian Druze is so complex, that each solution seems a catch-22 situation.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 6/24/2015, 7:33 PM

Lynching of Syrians on IDF Ambulance May Have Been Premeditated

IDF soldier notes that rumors of an incident near Majdal Shams surfaced in the hours preceding the lynching.Tova Dvorin, 6/24/2015, 7:10 PM

Ten Druze Arrested over IDF Ambulance 'Lynch'

Israeli Druze nabbed for suspected role in murder of Syrian and attack on IDF soldiers in both Golan and Galil.Ari Yashar, 6/24/2015, 9:14 AM

As ISIS Nears, Should Israel Help Syrian Druze?

Guy Bechor and Caroline Glick, known for straightforward thinking with a nationalist bent, are on opposite sides on this question.Hillel Fendel, 6/24/2015, 2:12 AM

Druze 'Lynching' on IDF Ambulance Tipped Off by Soldier?

IDF investigation indicates soldier passed info to Druze assailants, and that soldiers tried to defend the wounded Syrians.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 6/23/2015, 10:50 PM

Netanyahu: We Will Bring Druze Lynchers to Justice

Both Netanyahu and Ya'alon vow crackdown on citizens taking the law into their own hands after Syrian casualty killed by Druze mob.Orly Harari, 6/23/2015, 11:31 AM

Druze Leaders Condemn Ambulance Attack, Majdal Shams Celebrates

Residents of Druze town celebrate the attack on the ambulance carrying wounded Syrians, as leaders condemn it.Ben Ariel, 6/23/2015, 4:42 AM

Wounded Syrian Killed in Druze Attack on IDF Ambulance

Crowd of Israeli Druze descend on ambulance carrying wounded Syrian refugees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2015, 12:30 AM

Druze Attack IDF Ambulance Carrying Syrians

Residents of Horfesh suspected the vehicle was carrying wounded jihadists, who were fighting Druze in Syria.Yishai Karov, 6/22/2015, 10:41 AM

The Druze and the Middle East's Minority Pact

Israel must, simply must, save the Syrian Druze.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 6/19/2015, 6:04 AM

Al-Nusra: Leave the Syrian Druze Alone

Al-Nusra must decide whether it is like ISIS or not. Mark Langfan, 6/19/2015, 5:45 AM

Israeli Army Vows to Protect Syrian Druze from 'Massacre'

Eizenkot promises to prevent massacre of Druze refugees on Golan Heights border with Syria, responding to Israeli Druze demands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2015, 7:59 PM

Druze Leaders Ready to Defend Relatives in Syria

Israeli Druze say they are on alert after Al Qaeda massacre, 'will not hesitate' to cross border and protect relatives if necessary.Tova Dvorin, 6/14/2015, 10:46 AM

Al Qaeda Apologizes for Murdering 20 Druze

Syrian affiliate of terror group says shootout committed against Druze village under its hold 'violates our views.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2015, 9:29 PM

Al-Qaeda Affiliate in Syria Kills 20 Druze

Some 20 members of Syria' Druze community were killed Wednesday in a shootout with Al-Nusra Front.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2015, 12:44 PM

Druze Demand Syrian Airstrikes from Israel, US

Druze community leaders meet with US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to request help arming Druze fighting ISIS.Tova Dvorin, 6/5/2015, 12:32 PM

Yeshiva Head Expelled from Temple Mount for Closing His Eyes

The head of the Shvut Yisrael Yeshiva in Efrat was booted off the Temple Mount Sunday morning - for the 'crime' of closing his eyes.Moshe Cohen, 5/31/2015, 4:56 PM

ISIS Attacks Druze Village, Aims for 'Victory Against the World'

Islamic State attacks Syria's Druze heartland before being forced out by pro-regime militia; clashes continue at ancient city of Palmyra.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2015, 4:25 PM

Dep. Min. Kara Upset Over Demise of Druze Battalion

Ayoub Kara opposes Chief of Staff's decision to shut down ethnic unit and integrate Druze throughout IDF.Yishai Karov, Gil Ronen, 5/18/2015, 6:20 PM

Kara: I Love the PM, But Druze Minister is 'National Necessity'

Defending decision to threaten Netanyahu in letter to supporters, Likud MK Ayoub Kara insists Israel needs a Druze minister.Cynthia Blank, 5/10/2015, 8:12 AM

Terrorists Killed in Border Attack Were Sons of Israeli Druze

Report reveals 2 of the 4 terrorists eliminated while placing explosive on border Sunday night are sons of terrorist from Majdal Shams.Ari Yashar, 4/27/2015, 1:10 PM

Netanyahu Sends Nebi Shu'eib Greetings to Israeli Druze

PM releases message to Druze 'brothers and sisters' in time for holiday celebrating the Biblical figure Jethro.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2015, 9:04 PM

Israel 'Threatened Al Qaeda Rebels to Protect Syrian Druze'

The rise of Islamist rebel factions has made Israeli support for Syrian rebels more difficult than in the past.Gedalyah Reback, 4/22/2015, 4:54 PM

Druze Lebanese Leader: Nasrallah Is an 'Ingrate'

Lebanese Druze leader Walid Jumblatt over the weekend slammed Hezbollah for its support of Iran's assistance to Houthi rebels.Yaakov Levi, 4/19/2015, 9:57 PM

Expert: Syria is Splitting Apart, And Obama Shouldn't Stop It

Pinhas Inbari says that Syria is breaking apart, despite the desire to end the war with a strong government in Damascus.Gedalyah Reback, 3/27/2015, 1:23 PM