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PLO calls for Martyrdom: "The blood of the Martyrs is the light of freedom"
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: “Invitation” Text on logo: “The Palestinian Liberation Organization National unity, national mobilization Liberation” Text on image: “Continue the confrontation and escalation The PLO factions and institutions and activists of...”
Feb 8, 2018
PFLP on terrorist that killed an Israeli: “In his death as a Martyr, [he] became a story of heroism and a shining chapter in our national history, of which our people is proud”
Headline: "The national action factions eulogize Martyr Jarrar" “The national action factions eulogized Martyr (Shahid) Ahmed Nasr Jarrar (i.e., terrorist, responsible for murder of 1), who was assassinated (sic., Jarrar was killed in an exchange of fire while resisting arrest) by a force from the...”
Feb 7, 2018
Fatah eulogizes “heroic Martyr” who stabbed an Israeli in death notice on Facebook
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Bethlehem Branch Posted text: “Glory to the Martyrs (Shahids)” Text on image: “In the name of All Merciful Allah ‘And never think of those who have been killed in the cause of Allah as dead. Rather, they are alive with their Lord,...”
Feb 7, 2018
Fatah glorifies terrorist with picture of terrorist with world in background: “The living Martyr, and the dead world”
Image posted on the website of the Fatah Commission of Information and Culture Headline: “The living Martyr (Shahid), and we are dead” The image shows a drawing of terrorist Ahmed Nasr Jarrar, who led the murder of Rabbi Raziel Shevach. Behind the drawing is an image of the world, with a black bar...
Feb 6, 2018
Fatah branch glorifies terrorist sniper who killed 10 as “the sniper of Palestine, [the] self-sacrificing fighter”
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Bethlehem Branch Posted text: “The sniper of Palestine, self-sacrificing fighter (Fida’i) Thaer Hammad Fatah was here” The image shows a doctored picture of terrorist Thaer Hammad who murdered 10, in which a picture of his head has...
Jan 31, 2018
Fatah: Suicide bomber is "the giant" who "blew himself up inside a Zionist bus... which led to the death of 11 Zionists"
Posted text: “Today is the anniversary of the death of heroic Martyr (Shahid) Ali Munir Yusuf Ja’ara (i.e., suicide bomber, murdered 11) Ali Munir Yusuf Ja’ara, a member of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigades – the military wing of the Fatah Movement, and the quiet police officer whose family is known...”
Jan 29, 2018
Fatah branch posts video promoting Martyrdom: “Welcome the Martyr… bring the groom… the joy of his mother and father”
Text and video posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Nablus Branch Posted text and lyrics of song heard in the video: "Welcome the Martyr (Shahid), welcome [him] Bring the Martyr, bring [him] Bring the groom (i.e., Martyr's funeral is considered wedding to the 72 Virgins in Paradise..."
Jan 7, 2018
Fatah branch in Nablus posts graphic video calling on mothers of Martyrs to “let out cries of joy” at their sons’ deaths
Text and video posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Nablus Branch Posted text: "Make cries of joy, o Martyr's (Shahid's) mother, make cries of joy #Palestinian_Martyrs'_Day” The video shows funerals of "Martyrs," together with the reactions of their mothers, some of whom are making...”"
Jan 7, 2018
Song on official PA radio encourages Martyrdom: “Jerusalem… redeem it with your life and blood”
Lyrics: "O Palestinian, Jerusalem is your name, your land, your heartbeat, and your mother. Redeem it with your life and blood, O [you] who raises my head in pride... O pained Palestinian, your head is lifted high with pride, the entire world hears your voice, only your resolve strengthens me... We..."
Jan 1, 2018
Palestinian student on US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: “We will not relinquish Jerusalem except through Martyrdom”
Official PA radio station The Voice of Palestine program Our University, on the opinions of Abu Dis University students regarding US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, interview with a student from Jerusalem named Iyad Amr Jerusalem student Iyad Amr: “We will not...”
Dec 23, 2017
Fatah secretary threatens violence: Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem “is declaration of war… we are prepared for the return to the prisons and arenas of Martyrdom-death”
Official PA TV program The Occupied Capital Secretary of Fatah in Jerusalem Shadi Mattour: “We in the Fatah Movement and in all the echelons of the Movement and the leadership have said that this [American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital] is a declaration of war. It’s the collapse of...”
Dec 11, 2017
Palestinian boy recites quote by Arafat: “In spirit and in blood we will redeem you, Palestine“
Official PA TV program "The Best Home", on the 13th anniversary of the death of former PLO and PA Chairman Yasser Arafat. TV host: "What do you want to tell us?" Boy: "About Yasser Arafat..." Palestinian boy Zaid: "Do not cheer for me, rather cheer for Palestine and Jerusalem In spirit and in blood..."
Nov 17, 2017
Abbas’ advisor denies attributed statements that were negative toward killed terrorists: "The Martyrs are more honorable than all of us, and all of us bow our heads before [their] heroic acts"
“Supreme Shari’ah Judge of Palestine, [PA] President [Mahmoud Abbas’] advisor on Religious and Islamic Affairs Mahmoud Al-Habbash denied the publications of several people on social media about statements attributed to him regarding the Martyrs (Shahids) that fell in recent days in the Gaza Strip...”
Nov 5, 2017
Fatah: "From the sea of the blood of the Martyrs we will create the State of Palestine"
Text and picture posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: "#Palestine" The picture shows a Palestinian flag with the word "Palestine" and the following text superimposed on it: Text on image (top): "From the sea of the blood of the Martyrs (Shahids) we will create the State of..."
Oct 3, 2017
PLO Official: "The blood of… the Martyrs has prepared the path of the return to Palestine"
Headline: “The Palestinian Liberation Front remembers the heroism of Martyr Khaled Alwan” “Palestinian Liberation Front (i.e., member of the PLO) political bureau member Abbas Al-Jum’a said that the blood of Martyr (Shahid) Khaled Alwan (i.e., terrorist, murdered 4), and also of the rest of the...”
Sep 30, 2017
Fatah, after terror attack that killed 3, glorifies dying as a Martyr
Text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Nablus Branch, roughly two hours after the first reports of the shooting attack committed by terrorist Nimr Mahmoud Ahmed Al-Jamal in which he murdered 3 Israelis Posted text: “What is the homeland? It is the longing to die in order to return...”
Sep 26, 2017
Fatah branch glorifies female suicide bomber and her “heroic operation”
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Nablus Branch Posted text: “From the memory of the Martyrs (Shahids) – Martyr Zainab Abu Salem (i.e., suicide bomber, murdered 2) The information bureau of [Fatah’s] Nablus branch The Palestinian self-sacrificing fighter (Fida’iya)...”
Sep 25, 2017
PA Presidential Guard glorifies bloodshed: "The people of Palestine... has watered freedom with the blood of its sons," with map of "Palestine" in background
Text and image posted on the Facebook page of the PA Presidential Guards on July 31, 2017 and on Sept. 24, 2017 Text posted and below map: "A people like the people of Palestine that has watered the freedom with the blood of its sons can only win #Yasser_Arafat" The image shows a picture of Yasser...
Sep 24, 2017
PA TV program praises “heroic” imprisoned terrorists, broadcasts song glorifying Martyrdom
Official PA TV program Giants of Endurance, with the family of terrorist prisoner Ali Barghouti, who was arrested for helping his terrorist cousin Marwan Barghouti obtain funding and weapons, and for murdering Palestinians suspected of collaborating with Israel; the song Ramallah Planted Its Soil...
Sep 22, 2017
Fatah post relates story glorifying self-sacrifice and Martyrdom: “As a sign of loyalty to the blood of the Martyrs… those who gave their souls for Palestine”
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Note: PMW has been unable to verify this entire story, the purpose of which is to glorify suicide terrorism and “Martyrs” Posted text: “As a sign of loyalty to the blood of the Martyrs (Shahids), those who sacrificed their blood for the...”
Sep 9, 2017
Mother of rioter killed while stoning Israeli soldiers: "We all are prepared to sacrifice ourselves for the... homeland"
Images and text posted on the Facebook page of the PLO Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs in the Southern West Bank Posted text: “The mother of Martyr (Shahid) Qusai Al-Amour (i.e., rioter killed while throwing rocks at an Israeli border police officer) visited Martyr Qusai Al-Amour...”
Aug 6, 2017
PA District Governor of Ramallah praises mothers of teenage “Martyrs”
Headline: "The Ramallah and El-Bireh Education Directorate honored those who excelled in the matriculation exams" "The Ramallah and El-Bireh Education Directorate honored those who excelled in the matriculation exams in 2017 on the district level, in a ceremony that was held yesterday [July 31,..."
Aug 1, 2017
Preacher at Al-Aqsa Mosque, following terror attack there, glorifies Martyrdom, but suggests Jews\Israel is using the terror attack to take over the Mosque
Video of Sheikh Khaled Al-Mughrabi in his twice weekly lesson at the Al-Aqsa Mosque, referring to the terrorist attack that took place at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem on July 14, 2017, in which 2 Israeli border policemen were murdered Sheikh Khaled Al-Mughrabi: "Let us return to what happened..."
Jul 14, 2017