Fatah event today to "honor" suicide bomber
"To honor she who watered the ground
with her pure blood"
Ayyat Al-Akhras was a Fatah terrorist who carried out a suicide attack in a supermarket in the Kiryat Yovel neighborhood in Jerusalem in March 2002. Two people were murdered in the terror attack, and 28 were injured.
The Fatah Movement announced yesterday that today, Thursday May 26, at 3:45 PM "an event will take place to mark the anniversary of the death as a Martyr (Shahida) of Ayyat Al-Akhras."
The invitation added: "To honor she who watered the ground with her pure blood."
The following is the text of the invitation to the event:
To honor she who watered the land with her pure blood
The Martyr (Shahida) Ayyat Al-Akhras
The Fatah Silwan branches and the Deheisheh refugee camp branch
Are honored to invite you to attend and participate in the event to mark the anniversary of the death as a Martyr of Ayyat Al-Akhras
Location: Deheisheh refugee camp, outer courtyard of the Al-Finiq Center
Time: Thursday, May 26, 2016, 3:45 PM"
[Official Fatah Facebook page, May 25, 2016]
Ayyat Al-Akhras - The youngest female Palestinian suicide bomber (aged 17). A member of Fatah, Al-Akhras blew herself up near a Jerusalem supermarket on March 29, 2002, killing 2 and wounding 28. Israel transferred the terrorist's body to the PA on Feb. 2, 2014.