Fatah Facebook celebrates its "most outstanding operations" i.e., terror attacks, of all time
In the center is the PA map of “Palestine" that includes all of Israel," next to Fatah's logo, which includes a grenade and crossed rifles.”
Around the map are symbols representing the attacks, in chronological order from right to left, in which dozens of civilians were murdered. After PMW exposed the post, the image was removed from Fatah's Facebook page.
Posted text: "The most outstanding operations (i.e., terror attacks) of #Fatah_52"
Text at top of image: "The 10 most outstanding Fatah Movement operations"
"The Eilabun operation, Dec. 31, 1964
(sic., Jan. 1, 1965, attempted bombing of Israel's National Water Carrier)
The Beit Jirin (sic., Jibrin) operation, Jan. 8, 1965
(sic., Jan. 7, 1965, attempted bombing of water institute at Moshav Nehusha)
The Kfar Hess operation, Feb. 28, 1965
(i.e., bombing attack, Fatah's first attack on civilians, no injuries)
The Tel Al-Arba'in Battle, April 28, 1966
(i.e., Israeli army operation in response to terror attacks, during which four homes in the Arab village of Qal'at in the Beit Shean area were blown up after being evacuated. The Israeli forces came under fire from Tel Al-Arba'in during the operation)
The Al-Karameh battle, March 12, 1968
(sic., March 21, 1968, Israel attacked Karameh, Jordan, which Fatah was using as a base to launch terror attacks on Israel)
The Munich airport operation, Sept. 5, 1972
(i.e., Munich Olympics Massacre, 11 Israeli athletes murdered)
The Savoy Hotel operation, April 7, 1975
(sic., March 1975, terrorists took hostages in a hotel, 11 murdered)
The Martyr (Shahid) Kamal Adwan operation, March 11, 1978
(i.e., Coastal Road Massacre, 37 Israelis murdered, 12 of them children, in terrorist bus hijacking)
The Capture operation, Sept. 3, 1982
(sic., Sept. 4, 1982, 8 Israeli soldiers captured)
The Dimona Nuclear Reactor Bombing, March 7, 1988
(i.e., Mothers' Bus attack, 3 women murdered on bus on the way to work at the reactor)"
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Bombing of Israel's National Water Carrier - On Jan. 1, 1965, Palestinian terrorists attempted to bomb Israel's National Water Carrier. This was the first attack against Israel carried out by Fatah. Fatah refers to the attack as the "Intilaqa", meaning "the Launch" of Fatah.
The Karameh battle, or Al-Karameh - On March 21, 1968, Israeli army forces attacked the town of Karameh in Jordan, where Fatah terrorists had been launching attacks on Israel. Although Israel prevailed militarily, Arafat used the event for propaganda purposes, declaring the battle a great victory that erased the disgrace of the 1967 Six Day War defeat.
The Munich Massacre - a terrorist attack perpetrated by the Palestinian terror organization Black September during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, in which they murdered 11 members of the Israeli Olympic team.
Savoy terror attack: In March 1975, eight terrorists traveled by boat from Lebanon to a Tel Aviv beach. They took over the Savoy Hotel and took guests as hostages. The next morning, Israeli forces attacked and killed seven of the terrorists. Eight hostages and three soldiers were killed by the terrorists during the attack.
Kamal Adwan was responsible for Fatah's terrorist operations in Israel and was a senior member of Black September. He was killed by Israeli forces in April 1973.
Coastal Road Massacre - In March 1978, a group of Fatah terrorists from Lebanon led by Dalal Mughrabi hijacked a bus on Israel's Coastal Highway. Confronted by the Israeli army, the terrorists killed many of the passengers on the bus, in total 37 civilians,12 of them children, and wounded more than 70. The attack, orchestrated by arch-terrorist Abu Jihad (Khalil Al-Wazir), is known in Israel as the Coastal Road Massacre.
The capture of 8 Israeli soldiers in Lebanon - On Sept. 4, 1982, 8 Israeli soldiers were captured by Fatah terrorists in Bhamadoun, Lebanon. Two of them were handed to the PFLP and 6 were held by Fatah. Fatah released the 6 soldiers on Nov. 23, 1983 as part of an exchange deal in which Israel released 4,700 terrorists that were held in Lebanon and 65 terrorists held in Israel.
Mothers' Bus attack - On March 7, 1988, Muhammad Abd Al-Qader Muhammad Issa, Muhammad Khalil Saleh Al-Khanafi, and Abdallah Abd Al-Majid Muhammad Kallab hijacked a bus carrying workers to the Negev Nuclear Research Center in Dimona, and murdered 3 of its passengers - Miriam Ben-Yair, Rina Shiratky and Victor Ram. The attack is referred to as the Mothers' Bus attack because many of the passengers were working mothers. The terrorists were all killed by an Israel Police counter-terrorism unit that stormed the bus.
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