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Fatah official suggests goal is destruction of Israel in stages: Two-state solution will eventually become one “Palestine,” as North and South Vietnam became one
Official PA TV program State of Politics hosting Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad Fatah Central Committee member, Azzam Al-Ahmad: "We agree to a state on territory that is 22%, and perhaps less, of the land of historical Palestine. By the way, I personally ‒ all of our [family's]..."
Dec 26, 2016
Fatah official calls for expansion of "popular resistance" during visit to family of terrorist shooter
“Chairman of Fatah’s parliamentary faction and Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad called to expand the popular resistance in order to support the prisoners. He emphasized that a peace agreement with Israel will not be signed until the emptying of the prisons and release of all of the...”
Dec 26, 2016
Fatah official glorifies terrorist Marwan Barghouti, serving 5 life sentences
Headline: “Al-Ahmad: Fatah is loyal to its fighters on the path to freedom and independence” “Fatah Movement Central Committee member and head of its parliamentary faction Azzam Al-Ahmad said that the fact that the Seventh Fatah Conference reelected PA Parliament (Legislative Council) member Marwan...”
Dec 7, 2016
Fatah official: We must pursue the occupation “by all the ways and means at our disposal,” whether directly or indirectly through international institutions
Official PA TV News, on funeral of Palestinian terrorist murderer Yasser Hamdouni who died while in prison Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad: “This crime really drives us to continue pursuing the occupation by all the ways and means at our disposal, whether by direct confrontation with...”
Sep 27, 2016
PA and PLO launch campaign to nominate terrorist imprisoned for 5 life sentences for Nobel Peace Prize
Headline: "National campaign for the candidacy of the prisoner Marwan Barghouti for the Nobel Peace Prize" "At the press conference, Director of [PLO] Commission of Prisoners' Affairs Issa Karake, Ramallah and El-Bireh District Governor Laila Ghannam, head of the Fatah parliamentary faction Azzam..."
Apr 13, 2016
Fatah and PLO official: Israeli “occupation” has been “one of the main sources of terror for more than 60 years”
Headline: "The National Council demands the determination of a definition of terror and its reasons" "Azzam Al-Ahmad, [Fatah Central Committee member and] head of the Palestinian National Council (i.e., the legislative body of the PLO) delegation to the Inter-Parliamentary Union taking place today..."
Mar 21, 2016
Fatah expresses pride in the “peaceful popular uprising” (i.e., terror wave”)
Headline: "The Fatah parliamentary faction emphasized the importance of establishing a comprehensive national partnership" "The parliamentary faction of Fatah held a meeting yesterday, Wednesday [Feb. 17, 2016] in the faction's headquarters in Ramallah, led by Fatah Central Committee member and..."
Feb 18, 2016
Collection of items honoring Samir Kuntar, "heroic" murderer of 4
Samir Kuntar was a Lebanese terrorist who in 1969 infiltrated Israel and murdered four Israelis. Kuntar murdered his youngest victim, four-year-old Einat Haran, by repeatedly smashing her head with his rifle butt. After being released from Israeli prison in 2006, Kuntar joined Hezbollah and was...
Dec 23, 2015
Fatah official reiterates party's commitment to the rifle
Headline: “Fatah’s Nablus [branch] commemorated the anniversary of the Martyrdom of the founder and symbol Yasser Arafat” “The [Fatah] movement organized a central mourning rally to commemorate the anniversary of the death of Martyr Yasser Arafat, and the declaration of the [Palestinian] document...”
Nov 17, 2015
Fatah expresses condolences for terrorist who murdered 2 in the Old City
Headline: “Fatah delegation expresses condolences over the death of the Martyr Muhannad Halabi and visits the wounded of the aggression (i.e., having killed 2 Israelis, the terrorist was shot and killed)” “A Fatah leadership delegation expressed condolences yesterday [Oct. 10, 2015] over the death...”
Oct 11, 2015
Fatah official: Terrorist who stabbed 1 was “Martyr”, killed by Israel with “false claims”
Headline: “Israel will have to account for the crime of murdering Al-Tras, and for all its crimes” “Fatah Central Committee member and chairman of its parliament faction Azzam Al-Ahmad said that the occupation will have to account for the crime of the murder of the Martyr youth Muhammad Al-Atras...”
Aug 19, 2015
PA daily: Abbas refused to not form government with Hamas when asked by the Americans
Headline: “Azzam Al-Ahmad, in charge of the [Hamas-Fatah] reconciliation: Hamas does not want to end the rift” From an interview with Fatah Central Committee Member Azzam Al-Ahmad, who is in charge of the reconciliation with Hamas, to the official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida “Three days after we...”
May 27, 2015
Fatah official: "We haven't abandoned our strategy... of armed struggle... but the current stage is of peaceful resistance and negotiations"
Al-Jazeera interviewed Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad: : “We in the Fatah movement haven’t abandoned our strategy, through which we taught the parties of the region – all the parties of the region – the meaning of armed...”
May 1, 2014
Fatah official claims active PA involvement in second Intifada
Interview with Fatah Central Committee Member Azzam Al-Ahmad on Jordan TV’s Third Opinion program. Al-Ahmad: “Armed operations serve the negotiations. All freedom movements end up sitting at the negotiating table.” Host: “In other words, you – the Palestinian Authority – don’t oppose armed...”
Dec 27, 2013
Rally under auspices of Abbas honors terrorists, promotes violence for children
Palestine Live TV broadcast a rally held in honor of released terrorists from Jenin, which was attended by many PA officials. A large sign announced that the event was held under the auspices of Abbas. During the event, a singer sang songs praising the prisoners, including “Mother, marry me off,”...
Nov 4, 2013
Abbas Rep.: "We struggle, negotiate, fight… we choose the forms of struggle according to existing conditions”
Palestine Live TV broadcast a rally held in honor of released terrorists from Jenin, which was attended by many PA officials. A large sign announced that the event was held under the auspices of Abbas. Host of the event: “Now, we call on Azzam Al-Ahmad - Abu Nidaa - member of the Fatah Movement’s...”
Nov 4, 2013
Fatah official propagates libel that Israel wants to rule “from the Nile to the Euphrates”
Azzam Al-Ahmad, a member of Fatah’s Central Committee, spoke on a PA TV Live broadcast from a Jordanian celebration of Fatah Day. Azzam Al-Ahmad: “Our campaign against the Zionists was not a Palestinian-Israeli campaign, but rather an Arab campaign against the forces of old-style colonialism and...”
Jan 4, 2013
Fatah official: Return to armed struggle (i.e., violence) is an option that has not been abandoned
"Member of the Fatah Central Committee, Azzam Al-Ahmad, said, 'At this stage, we emphasize that all the forces of the Palestinian people, including the forces of the PLO and of the [Islamic] Jihad movement and of Hamas, have agreed to non-violent popular resistance at the present stage.'"
Apr 23, 2012
PA Chairman Abbas supports Sudanese president accused of Darfur genocide
In addition to glorifying Palestinian terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas, recently glorified the Sudanese President, who is under indictment for genocide and war crimes connected to the slaughter of 2 million in Darfur. Azzam Al-Ahmad, member of Fatah Central Committee: "President Abbas's letter says that..."
Nov 28, 2010