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Saddam Hussein is a "great person" according to Fatah
Fatah posts image glorifying former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and former PLO and PA Chairman Yasser Arafat, captioning the picture: "May Allah wrap them in His mercies and place them in the expanses of Paradise - you will remain in the hearts of the free people”
Oct 27, 2020
Fatah praises former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein for ordering a bombing attack on Israel in 1991
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Commission of Information, Culture, and Ideology Posted text: “On this exact date [Jan. 17], late Martyr (Shahid) praised leader [former Iraqi President] Saddam Hussein bombed the Zionist entity ‘In the name of All Merciful Allah Brigadier...”
Jan 17, 2018
Fatah posts pictures of Arafat with Ahmed Yassin and Saddam Hussein
Image posted on the official Fatah Facebook page The image shows two pictures in the upper right and left of former PLO and PA Chairman Yasser Arafat together with Ahmed Yassin, founder and former head of the Hamas terrorist organization, and one picture in the bottom right of Arafat together with...
Nov 16, 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
Fatah commemorates 10th anniversary of the death of the "Martyr" Saddam Hussein
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: “The 10th anniversary of the death as a Martyr (Shahid) of [Iraqi] President Saddam Hussein On this day, Dec. 30, 2006, Abu Uday (i.e., Saddam Hussein) was executed by hanging on the first day of Eid Al-Adha (i.e., Muslim...”
Dec 30, 2016
Qalqiliya mayor: Saddam Hussein "adhered to his principles" and died as a "Martyr"
Headline: “Qalqilya: The Arab Liberation Front honored the excelling students in the Jerusalem Culture Competition” “Spokesmen at the ceremony organized by the Arab Liberation Front (i.e., member of PLO, based in Iraq) in the Qalqilya district to honor the students who won in the study regarding...”
Jun 2, 2016
Fatah Facebook calls both Fatah founder, responsible for Munich Olympics massacre, and Saddam Hussein “Martyrs”
Text and photo posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: “A rare picture. When Martyr (Shahid) Commander Salah Khalaf met with the awe-inspiring Martyr [former Iraqi President] Saddam Hussein, during a period in which Iraq was among Fatah’s most important allies in the world.” Salah...
Apr 20, 2016
Song on PA TV shows Arafat, Yassin and Saddam Hussein
Official PA TV program Good Morning Jerusalem, a song about Yasser Arafat Visual: In the background is a picture of Yasser Arafat, Ahmed Yassin, and Saddam Hussein. "How we have missed you, Yasser Arafat, your keffiyeh and agal (headband worn to keep the keffiyeh in place), he who wears the agal..."
Feb 5, 2016
Fatah Facebook praises Saddam Hussein, Arafat and Nasser
Text and image published on Fatah’s Facebook page, “Fatah – The Main Page” Picture shows black and white drawn portraits of [PA Chairman in 1996-2004] Yasser Arafat, [President of Iraq in 1979-2003] Saddam Hussein and [President of Egypt in 1956-1970] Gamal Abdel Nasser. Posted text: “A #picture of...”
May 9, 2015
Fatah Facebook page glorifies Saddam Hussein as “The falcon of the Arabs”
Text and image published on Fatah’s Facebook page, “Fatah – The Main Page” Posted text: “#Saddam_Hussein #The_falcon_of_the_Arabs” Text on image: “In the name of Allah, without the Americans, neither you nor your father could have dragged me here.” (Saddam Hussein said this to the judge during his...
May 5, 2015
PA daily op-ed mourns death of Saddam’s deputy, praising him for fighting US soldiers “to the end”
Op-ed by Hafez Al-Barghouti, regular columnist for Al-Hayat Al-Jadida “The killing of [Iraqi military commander and Saddam Hussein's former deputy] Izaat al-Douri with a non-American bullet completed the Americans’ list of wanted persons to be assassinated from among the Ba’ath party leaders, a set...”
Apr 20, 2015
Abbas representative commemorates the “great leader and fighter” Saddam Hussein
“The Jenin District institutions and distinguished figures marked the 93rd anniversary of the establishment of the Arab-Iraqi army yesterday [Jan. 6, 2014] in a ceremony held in the Iraqi Military Martyrs’ (Shahids) cemetery near the village of Muthallath Al-Shuhada… The ceremony was held in the...”
Jan 7, 2014
Palestinians commemorate death of Saddam Hussein and Fatah terrorist
“The occupation’s forces yesterday [Oct. 18, 2013] suppressed popular resistance activists and foreign sympathizers of different nationalities in the village of Al-Ma’asara south of Bethlehem. They attacked using plastic shields and prevented the from continuing towards expropriated lands near the...”
Oct 19, 2013