druse druse  /d ˈruz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an adherent of an esoteric monotheistic religious sect living in the relative security of the mountains of Syria and Lebanon who believes that Al-hakim was an incarnation of God

News

  1. Shelling in pro-Assad suburb of Damascus kills 2 - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    BEIRUT (AP) - Syria's state media say mortar shells have struck a pro-government suburb on the outskirts of Damascus, killing two people. The state SANA news agency says the shells slammed into the Jaramana neighborhood on Tuesday, an area where mostly minority Syrian Christians and Druse live.
    on October 22, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  2. Shelling in pro-regime Damascus suburb kills 2 - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    BEIRUT (AP) - Syria's state media say mortar shells have struck a pro-government suburb on the outskirts of Damascus, killing two people. The state SANA news agency says the shells slammed into the Jaramana neighborhood on Tuesday, an area where mostly minority Syrian Christians and Druse live.
    on October 22, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  3. Syrian state media say shelling in pro-government Damascus suburb has killed 2 people

    BEIRUT — Syria's state media say mortar shells have struck a pro-government suburb on the outskirts of Damascus, killing two people. The state SANA news agency says the shells slammed into the Jaramana neighborhood on Tuesday, an area where mostly minority Syrian Christians and Druse live.
    on October 22, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

Quotes

  1. "I have no problem with an Arab minister," Lieberman told Israeli Army Radio. "I have no problem with a Muslim, Christian or Druse minister."
    on Jan 28, 2007 By: Avigdor Lieberman Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Metzger said that "we are not just brothers in arms, we are brothers in peace and coexistence and love. I come to you with a request that you allow every person to live among you in peace. If a Druse comes to Tel Aviv to live, I will accept him with...
    on Dec 17, 2007 By: Yona Metzger Source: Jerusalem Post

  3. "Last time, there was a [Druse] candidate that was not appropriate and not attractive," Kara said.
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Ayoob Kara Source: Jerusalem Post

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