News, comments and anylyses related to religious minorities in the Middle East - mostly Israel, Lebanon and Syria.
Sunday, December 29, 2013
Christian movement in Israel for closer ties with Jewish state
Former Haaretz editor Adi Schwartz deals in an essay for the WSJ with the new movement among the Arab-Christian population, which advocates closer co-operation with the Jewish state including military service. In my opinion the significance of this movement is generally overstated but this is so far the best article on this phenomenon and a certain dynamic undeniably exists.