Fatah Facebook quotes Arafat on anniversary of his death: Palestinians will engage in “Ribat (religious conflict over Islamic land) until Judgment Day”
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page
Posted text is a quote by Arafat: “This is my people, the people of giants, which is [engaged] in Ribat (i.e., religious conflict/war over land claimed to be Islamic) until Judgement Day
It is the [people] of which one of its boys or girls will wave the flag of Palestine over the churches of Jerusalem, its towers, and its walls.
They think that this is still far off, but we think that it is near, and we will be the ones who are right, Allah willing.
And we will be victorious despite them.”
The image shows former PLO and PA Chairman Yasser Arafat in the middle, Arafat during his speech before the UN in 1974 on the right, the Dome of the Rock on the left, and a keffiyeh (Arab headdress) pattern in the upper left. In the upper right corner appears 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. To its left is a logo for the 13th anniversary of Arafat’s death, which includes a picture of Arafat and the number “13,” with the “1” comprised of the PA map of “Palestine.”
Text on image: “The Fatah Movement
The 13th anniversary of the death as a Martyr (Shahid) of
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