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Fatah: 3 murderers of Jews in 1929 Hebron riots are “heroes”

Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page


Posted text: “Today is the anniversary of the deaths as Martyrs (Shahids) of heroes Muhammad Jamjoum, Ataa Al-Zir, and Fuad Hijazi (see note below –Ed.).
The three Martyrs were executed at Acre Prison on Tuesday, June 17, 1930, following the 1929 Al-Buraq Rebellion (i.e., 1929 Hebron Massacre and riots ), which included many Palestinian cities and villages, prime among them Jerusalem, Jaffa, Haifa, and Safed. The British colonialism authorities sentenced to death 26 Palestinian fighters who participated in this rebellion. Afterwards, it changed the sentences of 23 of them to a life sentence, and carried out the death penalty against these three heroes.
May Allah spread his mercy upon them and let them dwell in Paradise.”

The top of the image features the Fatah logo that includes a grenade, crossed rifles, and the PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel as “Palestine” together with the PA areas.
Below this appear pictures of the three terrorists with the name of each listed below their picture.


Text under left picture: “The Martyr: Muhammad Jamjoum”
Text under central picture: “The Martyr: Fuad Hijazi”
Text under right picture: “The Martyr: Ataa Al-Zir”

Text at top of image: “The Fatah Movement
The Martyrs of the Al-Buraq Rebellion
Today, June 17, 1930, the British forces executed the prisoners of the Al-Buraq Rebellion, Martyrs Mahmoud Jamjoum, Ataa Al-Zir, and Fuad Hijazi at the Citadel Prison in Acre.”

Text at bottom of image: “The Fatah Movement Mobilization and Organization Commission”

Muhammad Jamjoum, Fuad Hijazi, and Ataa Al-Zir “committed particularly brutal murders [of Jews] at Safed and Hebron,” according to the report by British Government to the League of Nations. They were convicted of attacking British soldiers and murdering Jews in the 1929 Hebron Massacre, in which 65 Jews were murdered. They were executed by the British in 1930.