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12% of terrorist prisoners are PA Security Forces members, brags Fatah official
Fatah Central Committee Secretary Jibril Rajoub: “12% of the prisoners (i.e., terrorists) in the [Israeli] prisons are members of the [PA] Security [Forces]. 12% of the total are security members. So no one should lecture Fatah or its institutions." Jibril Rajoub also holds the following positions:...”"
PLO official says PA’s terror rewards are “anchored in all the international conventions and treaties,” because terrorist prisoners are “freedom fighters”
Director of PLO Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs Qadri Abu Bakr: “Our position regarding the payment of the salaries and allowances of the prisoners and their families is firm. This is their right, and it is anchored in all the international conventions and treaties, because our prisoners are...”
The PLO was established to “liberate Palestine through armed struggle,” says official PA TV
Official PA TV reporter: “The PLO was established in 1964 in order to found an independent Palestinian state. Its establishment was declared during a meeting of the Arab League in Cairo. The main goal of establishing the organization was the liberation of Palestine through armed struggle first.”
Fatah made an “organizational decision”: Violent Arab riots “will not stop,” “Palestine is from the Sea to the River”
Fatah Jenin Branch Secretary Ata Abu Rmeileh: “Of course this is an occupation. The crimes are continuing from the start of the attempt by the occupation and the settler herds to defile the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque… As a Palestinian people all the possibilities are open before us – a comprehensive...”
Terrorist prisoners are “soldiers” who “fought according to instructions” from the Palestinian leadership says head of PA-funded Prisoners’ Club
Chairman of the PA-funded Prisoners’ Club Qadura Fares: “[Prisoners from] the Palestinian national movement (i.e., Fatah) and the Palestinian national and Islamic factions (i.e., PFLP, Hamas, and Islamic Jihad) –fought according to instructions from them. They are their soldiers in the battle."
PA official: Palestinian NGOs were cover for PLO activities before and during 1st Intifada
Director of NGOs in the PA Ministry of Internal Affairs Abd Al-Nasser Al-Sairafi: “Before the establishment of the PA – during and before the first– the charity NGOs such as the General Association of NGOs, libraries, and municipalities were a refuge for the released prisoners to work in. They were...”
Feb 9, 2020
“No one killed more Israelis than Fatah,” editor in chief of Palestinian news agency brags
Editor in Chief of the independent Palestinian news agency Ma’an Nasser Al-Lahham: “On the level of casualties, no one has caused more casualties than Fatah. When Fatah would go down to the battle field, you would count hundreds of killed Israelis… With Martyr Raed Al-Karmi [alone] Fatah took down...”
Nov 17, 2019
Fatah official praises Fatah’s “self-sacrificing fighters,” calls intifadas "battles of honor and heroism"
"Masses from the Nablus district participated yesterday [Jan. 3, 2019] in a central rally to commemorate the 54th anniversary of the outbreak of the modern Palestinian revolution in Al-Shuhada Square in the center of the city… Fatah Movement Central Committee member and [Fatah] Movement Deputy..."
Jan 4, 2019
Palestinian journalist quotes Arafat about Oslo Accords: “I promise you that you will see the Jews fleeing from Palestine like mice fleeing from a sinking ship,” accuses Israel of poisoning Arafat
Article by Abd Al-Bari Atwan, Palestinian journalist and editor of the online newspaper Rai Al-Yawm: “I remember that he [former PLO and PA President Yasser Arafat] took me aside when we left his office in the Jugurtha neighborhood of Tunis – on the pretext of going out for a walk and in order to...”
Sep 13, 2018
PA TV and radio rebroadcast Abbas' 2014 call for violence for the Al-Aqsa Mosque 41 times following US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital
On Dec. 6, 2017, the day US President Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, official PA radio and TV started rebroadcasting Abbas' 2014 call for violence and rebroadcast it 41 times in the next 4 weeks. Official PA radio station The Voice of Palestine - 28 times between Dec. 6, 2017 -...
Apr 3, 2018
Abbas recommended to Arafat to stop PA terror campaign (Second Intifada) because “we wouldn’t achieve anything, and it was a disaster”
Official PA TV program The Philosophy of Patience, on PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ recollections from the PA terror campaign (the second Intifada, 2000-2005), aired March 23, 2018, rebroadcast April 2, 2018 PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas: “After the second Intifada broke out due to Sharon’s visit, I was...”
Apr 2, 2018
PLO official rejects court decision ordering the PA to pay damages to families of Israelis killed in a terror attack that it aided
Headline: “Majdalani: The occupation’s request of financial compensation for the families of three who were killed is unacceptable” “PLO Executive Committee member [and Secretary-General of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front (PPSF)] Ahmed Majdalani rejected the decision of the Israeli...”
Nov 20, 2017
Fatah official: Abbas, like Arafat, used to support “armed struggle,” but now supports “popular resistance… [but] we have not given up the option of the rifle… the means need to serve the political goal”
Official PA TV host: “I’m returning with you, [Fatah Movement Spokesman] Dr. Osama Al-Qawasmi, to the history of Yasser Arafat.... At the time of the self-sacrificing operations and armed struggle, Yasser Arafat and the Fatah Movement were at the head of the self-sacrificing operations that dealt...”
Nov 10, 2017
Abbas kisses 14-year-old stabber
Picture and text posted on the Facebook page of PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas The picture shows PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas embracing 14-year-old Osama Zaidat who attempted to stab Israeli citizens at a bus stop near Kiryat Arba. Posted text: "[PA] President [Mahmoud Abbas]: The Israeli actions against..."
Mar 5, 2017
Fatah TV broadcasts terror song 72 times in one month: “No force in the world can remove the weapon from my hand”
Lyrics: "From my wounds, my weapon has emerged. O, our revolution, my weapon has emerged There is no force in the world that can remove the weapon from my hand My weapon has emerged. My weapon has emerged." Yasser Arafat: "For our movement, ‘armed struggle’ means taking part in an armed..."
Nov 30, 2016
Red Cross cuts funding for second monthly visit for families of prisoners; PA will cover cost instead
Headline: "Fares: The president signed on covering the expenses of the second monthly visit of prisoners' relatives" "Chairman of the [PA-funded] Palestinian Prisoners' Club Qadura Fares revealed that [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas signed a resolution to cover the costs of the second monthly visit of..."
Aug 9, 2016
PLO official reaffirms Palestinian commitment to "struggle in all its forms;" currently, Abbas has declared "peaceful popular resistance"
Official PA TV program To Palestine, hosting Secretary-General of the Palestinian Arab Front and PLO Executive Committee member Jamil Shehadeh Jamil Shehadeh: “The message needs to be clear to the occupation: The Palestinian people is determined to continue the struggle in all its forms until the...”
Apr 18, 2016
Abbas advisor justifies Palestinian violence against Israelis: It is like Texas where it is a "right" "to kill any armed person who intrudes on his land"
“[Advisor to PA Chairman Abbas on NGOs and] Fatah Central Committee member Sultan Abu Al-Einein… said that most of the Palestinian political forces are participating in the popular uprising, but emphasized that the Fatah movement is the largest force and primary one advancing it... Abu Al-Einein...”
Nov 20, 2015