PA and Fatah officials celebrate release of terrorist who participated in the murder of Israeli teen
Terrorist Abd Al-Fattah Doleh making the victory sign
Headline: “Beitunia welcomed released [prisoner Abd Al-Fattah] Doleh after 12 years in jail”
“Figures from the city of Beitunia, from the [Ramallah] district, and from the Fatah Movement welcomed released [prisoner] Abd Al-Fattah Doleh, who served 12 years in the occupation’s (i.e., Israel’s) prisons, after having been expelled for four years. First everyone faced the grave of Martyr (Shahid) Yasser Arafat, where the released prisoner placed a wreath of flowers on the grave in the presence of District Governor of Ramallah and El-Bireh Laila Ghannam, Beitunia Mayor Ribhi Dawla, and a group of official figures, public figures, and members of the Fatah branch in the district…
The Beitunia municipality and Fatah held a mass rally, which was attended by [Fatah] Central Committee member Sultan Abu Al-Einein, Prisoners’ Club Chairman Qadura Fares, Director of PLO Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs Issa Karake, and a large gathering of Beitunia residents and friends of the prisoner from a number of districts. The released prisoner emphasized that the prisoners represent the loyalty to the Palestinian cause and its foundational principles, and noted that public unification around them and around their families is important for their release and emptying the prisons…
Doleh thanked all those who welcomed him at this national rally, and emphasized the continuation of the path of struggle until achieving all of our rights and basic principles, and primarily the establishment of our independent state with full sovereignty and its capital of Jerusalem.
Beitunia Mayor Ribhi Dawla emphasized that the prisoners are the symbol of liberation and getting rid of the occupation, and noted that the city of Beitunia, the city of Martyrs and prisoners, will remain loyal to the path of the Martyrs. Likewise, he emphasized that the freedom of all the prisoners is our compass and Jerusalem is our eternal capital, and he blessed all the prisoners and the relatives of prisoner Abd Al-Fattah [Doleh] on his release after serving 12 years in the occupation’s prisons.”
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Abd Al-Fattah Doleh – Member of the Tanzim (Fatah’s military wing). He served a 12-year sentence for his participation in the kidnapping and murder of 16-year-old Ofir Rahum on Jan. 17, 2001. A woman, Amna Muna, met Rahum in an internet chat room and engaged him in an online romance that culminated in his agreeing to meet her. She drove him to Ramallah, where they were met by Doleh and another accomplice, Hassan Alkadi, who shot Rahum to death.
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