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Syria - Youth & Heritage

Al Sweida is a city located in a famous ancient wine-producing region of southwestern Syria, close to the country's border with Jordan. Most families in Sweida are Druze, one of Syria's smallest minority communities, constituting around 3% of Syria's population and mostly living in the rocky mountains of Jabal Al Arab. The Druze community is spread across Syria, Lebanon, Israel and Jordan. Druze culture is very rich, but it is particularly vulnerable to the kind of nationalism that would like borders to be raised along religious and ethnic lines.
Al Sweida is a city located in a famous ancient wine-producing region of southwestern Syria, close to the country's border with Jordan. Most families in Sweida are Druze, one of Syria's smallest minority communities, constituting around 3%...
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