Fatah’s Student Movement posts video honoring suicide bomber: "When you burned me, danced like a devil on my body… do you think you erased my right and my history?"
(Visual: Suicide bomber Wafa Idris)
Narrator reads part of poem: “Do you think that you – when you burned me, danced like a devil on my body, and let the winds scatter me… do you think that with this you erased my right and my history?”
Text posted on Facebook by Fatah and Fatah's Youth Movement Shabiba: “Martyr (Shahida) Wafa Idris
Jan. 27, 2002
Glory to the Martyrs”
[Official Fatah Facebook page, Jan. 26, 2019; Facebook page of Fatah Shabiba Student Movement, Al-Quds Open University, Jan. 27, 2019]
This video was also posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Information Office – Sidon Branch, Jan. 27, 2019.
Wafa Idris - The first Palestinian female suicide bomber. Belonging to Fatah, she blew herself up on Jaffa Road in central Jerusalem on Jan. 27, 2002, killing 1 and wounding over 100. As a volunteer for the Palestinian Red Crescent she was able to bypass Israeli security and enter Jerusalem in a Palestinian ambulance.