An increase in the number of senior officers the Druze community members in

הרמטכ”ל גנץ בתרגיל עם לוחמים דרוזים, צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

Witness the Druze soldiers continue to fill the ranks of the army and also in the medical corps and two different subtypes. Head of special populations: “the feeling among the witness they’re worth everything in Israel

תאריך: 09/05/2013, 11:57    
מחבר: יעל זהבי, אתר צה”ל

Seven years since the decision to open all military units for the Druze – increase in the number of elders, warriors and academic reserve in special units of the witness. Currently serving in the IDF 53 senior officers (rank of Lieutenant Colonel and above) among other Druze sub-systems. In addition, there are 171 Druze reserve students, 35
Doctors medical officers.

“There is a significant level of Scripture in the Druze community. High percentage going into combat, officers and told the IDF site head of special populations in the manpower Directorate, Colonel Ahmed ramis.

“Among the many recruits, 60 percent reach and field units.
Starting from 2006, the army opened all units except the Druze battalion “sword-dedicated aircraft, intelligence, the paratroopers and Sayeret Matkal, approximately, which is a welcome trend,” explained Colonel

The establishment of the State until 1956 was to draft a voluntary witness, but from this year to the recruitment Committee. Today, the percentage of recruitment among the Druze community is about 82 percent, this figure is higher in six percent of the recruitment rate among Jews in Israel. In 2012, the only one of the localities in Israel which registered 100 percent
Recruitment, the Druze had 4.

In surveys conducted by the University of Haifa, IDF trust among the higher
Than another organization in Israel, including the Parliament and the courts. “The feeling among the ADA is they
Worth everything in the Israel Defense Forces, said Colonel Ahmad.

Translated from Hebrew