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Fatah official praises Black September terrorists, “heroic” Palestinian prisoners

Headline: "Zaki: We are prepared on the level of the large national events, and the Palestinian right will overcome"
    “Fatah Central Committee member Abbas Zaki said that the Palestinian right will undoubtedly overcome the Israeli lie, and emphasized that it is necessary to be prepared on the level of large national events. Zaki said yesterday [April 11, 2017] in an interview with Radio Mawtini for the 44th anniversary of the death as Martyrs (Shahids) of leadership members Muhammad Yusuf Al-Najjar (i.e., Arafat's deputy and Black September terrorist organization commander of operations), Kamal Nasser, and Kamal Adwan (i.e., members of Black September): 'The deaths as Martyrs of leadership members Muhammad Yusuf Al-Najjar, Kamal Nasser, and Kamal Adwan was a great loss for Palestine and the PLO.'
He added: 'Abu Yusuf Al-Najjar was among Fatah's leaders and founders, and was the symbol of Palestine abroad, as he served as the head of the PLO political department.' […]
For the campaign and events of solidarity with the prisoners Zaki sent greetings of appreciation to leader prisoner Marwan Barghouti and all of the heroic prisoners and praised their role in the national struggle and their ability to give despite the darkness of the prisons and their suffering."

Abu Yusuf Al-Najjar was Arafat's deputy and Commander of Operations for the terrorist organization Black September.

Kamal Adwan and Kamal Nasser were both senior members of Black September who were killed by Israeli forces in April 1973. Kamal Nasser was also the spokesperson for the PLO and Fatah. Kamal Adwan was responsible for Fatah terrorist operations in Israel.

Nael and Fakhri Barghouti - Palestinian terrorists who killed an Israeli army officer in January 1978, near Ramallah. Both were sentenced to life but were released in the Shalit prisoner exchange deal in 2011. Nael Barghouti was arrested again in 2014 for violating the terms of his release by offering Hamas to serve as its minister of prisoners' affairs, and is serving a life sentence plus an additional 18 years.

Marwan Barghouti - Palestinian terrorist who is serving 5 life sentences for orchestrating three shooting attacks that killed 5 people: one attack in Jerusalem (June 12, 2001) in which Greek monk Tsibouktsakis Germanus was murdered by terrorist Ismail Radaida and another unidentified terrorist, another attack at a gas station in Givat Zeev near Jerusalem (Jan. 15, 2002) in which Yoela Hen, 45, was murdered by terrorists led by Mohammed Matla, and one shooting and stabbing attack at the Sea Food Market restaurant in Tel Aviv (March 5, 2002) in which Eli Dahan, 53, Yosef Habi, 52, and Police Officer Sergeant-Major Salim Barakat, 33, were murdered by terrorist Ibrahim Hasouna. When arrested by Israel in 2002, Barghouti headed the Tanzim (Fatah terror faction). After he was convicted and imprisoned, he was re-elected member of the Palestinian Authority parliament. On Dec. 4, 2016, he was elected to Fatah's Central Committee.