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PLO and PA officials visit families of prisoners, convey Abbas’ blessings for Christmas to prisoners and their families; “We are proud of Jesus being Palestinian”

Headline: "For Christmas – Abu Bakr and Ghannam visit Christian prisoners' families in Ramallah"
      "Director of [PLO] Commission of Prisoners' Affairs Qadri Abu Bakr, Ramallah and El-Bireh District Governor Laila Ghannam, Ramallah Mayor Musa Hadid, and a delegation of Christian clergy… visited families of prisoners from the Christian communities yesterday [Jan. 2, 2019]… for Christmas. The delegation blessed the prisoners' families and their children. The delegation visited the family of prisoner Ibrahim Mas'ad Hani (i.e., terrorist, murdered 2), sentenced to life… Abu Bakr said that the visit to the families from the Christian communities is a message for Christmas and of freedom, which the Palestinian people is conveying to the world so that justice, peace, love, and unity will prevail in the land of Palestine – which will be achieved when the occupation leaves and when our people is able to live in dignity, independence, and freedom. Abu Bakr conveyed the blessings of [PA] President [Mahmoud Abbas] to the Christian families and to all of the male and female prisoners in the occupation's prison.
District Governor Ghannam said: 'At this opportunity, we bless all of the members of the Palestinian people for the national holidays, which are not just Christian. We are proud of Jesus being Palestinian.'"

Ibrahim Mas’ad and Ibrahim Alqam – Palestinian terrorists belonging to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) terror organization, who murdered Ita Tzur, 42, and her 11-year-old son Ephraim in a shooting attack on Dec. 11, 1996. Mas’ad and Alqam fired 120 bullets at the Tzur family’s car near Ramallah as the family drove home to Beit El. The father of the family, Yoel, was wounded, as were four of their daughters. Mas’ad and Alqam were arrested by the PA and given life sentences, but were released by the PA after only a few years and managed to hide until Israeli army and intelligence forces arrested them in Ramallah in June 2006. Mas’ad and Alqam are now serving 2 life sentences plus an additional 25 years in an Israeli prison.