Israel army recruits Palestinian Christians

Army service presented to Palestinian Christians as a gateway to jobs public sector.

    In Israel, an army recruitment drive has attracted more Palestinian Christians.

    Israel maintains the army is a gateway to better private sector jobs once a soldier's service is complete.

    But critics say its part of a wider effort to divide Palestinian Christians and the Muslim minority.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Galilee.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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