"It's much easier for Israel to deal with several smaller groups, and play them against each other, than to deal with one united Palestinian population," Nashif continued.
Druze citizens of Israel, who numbered more than 131,000 in 2012, are members of a religious sect that branched away from Ismaili Shia Islam.
Clooney has vehemently responded to the article in a statement to “USA Today” saying, “I want to speak to the irresponsibility of Monday’s Daily Mail report.
Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods; for in the very thing in which they behaved proudly, He was above them.” Then Jethro, Moses’ father-in-law, took a burnt offering and other sacrifices to offer to God.
Following this event, it was Jethro who encouraged Moses to appoint others to share in the burden of ministry to the nation Israel by allowing others to help in the judgment of smaller matters coming before him.
Today, 85 percent of Israel’s male Druze population chooses to join the Israeli military.
Druze soldiers have been serving in the army since the 1950s.