My life experiences in Israel as a Druze Israeli IDF General
Amal Asad will be discussing his life experiences in Israel as a Druze Arab Israeli IDF General. Based on his life experience, Amal emphasizes the significance of cultural differences to life in a multicultural society. Problems and solutions he has encountered in his activities within a wide range of military and civilian frameworks and his involvement with Druze, Jewish, and Arab societies, shaped Amal's original point of view on this controversial subject.
Druze Israeli IDF General (Ret.)
English, Arabic, Hebrew
Asad, 62, a businessman and father of four who retired from the Israeli army almost 20 years ago, is a member of Israel’s Druze minority, non-Muslim Arabic speakers who serve in the military and are known for their loyalty to the state.