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Israeli Arab MP: Gaza campaign was launched "to strengthen [Netanyahu's] rule at the expense of Palestinian blood"
On Nov. 14, 2012, Israel began an aerial offensive in the Gaza Strip called Operation Pillar of Defense, with the aim of crippling the terrorist infrastructure in Gaza and protecting Israeli civilians from Hamas rocket fire. Israeli Arab member of Israeli parliament Muhammad Barakeh on the Israeli...
Nov 15, 2012
Israeli-Arab MP Tibi: Racism is mainstream “on the Israeli street”
“Mayor of Upper Nazareth (adjacent to Israeli Arab Nazareth –Ed.), terrorist Shimon Gapso, attacked the chairman of the Ta’al (Arab Movement for Renewal) party, MP Ahmad Tibi, in an interview that appeared in the Yediot HaGalil newspaper. [He made] crude statements that demonstrated severe racism...”
Oct 25, 2012
Fatah event: Palestinians are "rifle" protecting home from "wolf" - Israel, attended by Arab Israeli MP Tibi
Song by Lebanese songwriter Wadi' Al-Safi, sung by Palestinian singer Mondher Al-Ra'i at a performance marking the 46th anniversary of Fatah. Excerpt from the song: "We will never leave you, our home, I will not agree to leave my home My home – I am its rifle I will not leave it to the wolf; I will..."
Mar 22, 2012
PA daily non-recognition terminology: Israel is “the 1948 territories”
"The Central Committee of the [Israeli political party] Arab Movement for Renewal held an irregular meeting in Tayibe, inside the 1948 territories (i.e., inside Israel), following the brutal rightist attack against the movement's chairman, Member of Israeli Parliament Ahmad Tibi, and the decision..."
Jan 23, 2012
Israeli-Arab MP Tibi calls Shahada (death for Allah) exalted
"Chairman of the Arab Party for Change, [Member of Israeli Parliament] Ahmed Tibi, said that Israeli ignorance connects Shahids (Martyrs) with terrorism, with the aim of creating a conceptual rift between someone who dies defending his land and someone who is killed at school, who are [both]..."
Jan 9, 2012
PA Minister and Israeli Arab MP use terminology of non-recognition: Israel is “Palestine occupied in 1948” and “the Interior”
"Minister of Prisoners' Affairs Issa Karake met yesterday with Ibrahim Sarsour, a Member of the Israeli Parliament, representing the United Arab List, along with a delegation from the Interior and released prisoners… During the meeting, Sarsour thanked the Palestinian leadership – the President..."
Nov 24, 2011
Israeli Arabs adopt PA language of non-recognition of Israel
Headline: “Families of ’48 (i.e., Arab-Israeli) prisoners: Non-inclusion of our sons in the [prisoner] exchange deal is like sentencing them to execution” “The families of the ’48 prisoners (i.e., Israeli Arabs imprisoned for terror related crimes) said yesterday that the exclusion of their sons in...”
Jun 21, 2011
PA TV host: "Die as a Martyr in a self-sacrificing operation [i.e. terror attack]"
Arab-Israeli host [talking about Palestinian refugees who died as Shahids (Martyrs) on the Israeli-Syrian border in demonstrations on the anniversary of the Six-Day War: “My brother: Die as a Shahid (Martyr) in a self-sacrificing operation (i.e., terror attack); die as a Shahid for the cause, but...”
Jun 15, 2011
Mother glorifies her terrorist prisoner sons as "true fighters" who "have the right"
Weekly PA TV program In a Fighter’s Home. The program's team visits the home of Arab-Israeli prisoners Ibrahim and Yassin Bakri, from the village Ba’ana in the Galilee. The brothers confessed to and were convicted of aiding the suicide bomber who blew up a bus at the Meron junction in August, 2002,...
Jun 8, 2011
PA daily: Arab Member of the Israeli Parliament represents “our Arab population in the '48 territories”
“Chairman of the Arab Democratic Party, Member of the Israeli Parliament (Knesset) Taleb A-Sanaa,… conveyed to [Hamas] Member of [the Palestinian] Parliament Abu Tir [imprisoned by Israel] the good wishes of our Arab population in the ’48 territories (i.e., Israel), and their identification with...”
Aug 31, 2010
Arab member of Israeli Parliament: Palestinian nation exists on land of Ribat (religious war)
“Israeli [Arab] MP Ghanaim… added: ‘Our Palestinian people has bourne the flag of defense of this nation; it exists on the land of Ribat (religious war), as the Prophet [Muhammad] said, and for more than a hundred years this people has been sacrificing prisoners and Shahids (Martyrs) in order to...”
Jun 28, 2010
Arab Member of Israeli Parliament: Jaffa, Acre, Haifa, Lod and Ramle are Palestinian cities
Israeli Member of Parliament Dr. Jamal Zahalka, introduced at PLO rally commemorating 62nd anniversary of the "Nakba" as: "Our representative within the '48 territories": Israeli MP Zahalka: "We want the women of Ramallah, who were harmed in the Nakba –greetings to them – to return, and I mean to..."
May 17, 2010
Israeli Arab journalist: Must protect Palestine from the Mediterranean Sea to the Jordan River
Israeli Arab Journalist Sa'id Hasanein: "This visit [by Israeli-Arab Umm Al-Fahm soccer team to Hebron] is natural between people of the same nation... There is no difference between all the people of Palestine, and our obligation is to protect it [Palestine], from the [Mediterranean] sea to the..."
May 17, 2010
Arab member of Israeli parliament: Resisting Israel is a right
Member of Israeli parliament, Ahmad Tibi: "I emphasize, [violently] resisting the occupation is possible, permissible, and furthermore, it is one of the rights of occupied people, as Hezbollah did and was victorious in its resistance."
Mar 2, 2008