Fatah calls to free imprisoned terrorist convicted of killing 14 Israelis
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Nablus Branch
Posted text: “Prisoner Nasser Awais (i.e., terrorist, responsible for murder of 14), leader of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigades (i.e, Fatah’s military wing), is sitting in jail, sentenced to 14 life sentences and another 50 years
The image shows terrorist Nasser Awais.
Nasser Awais – Palestinian terrorist who planned many attacks, one of the founders of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades (Fatah’s military wing), and assistant to arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti. Awais was convicted of murdering 14 Israelis and wounding dozens in different attacks: 6 murdered in a shooting attack at a Bat Mitzvah celebration in Hadera on Jan. 16, 2002; 3 murdered in a shooting and stabbing attack at the Seafood Market restaurant in Tel Aviv on March 5, 2002; 2 murdered in a shooting attack in Jerusalem on Jan. 22, 2002 ; 2 murdered, 1 a baby, in a hand grenade attack in Netanya on March 9, 2002; one Israeli border policeman murdered when Israeli forces deployed to prevent a planned terror attack in northern Israel on March 31, 2002. Awais is serving 14 life sentences and an additional 50 years.