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Fatah’s Student Movement posts video honoring suicide bomber: "When you burned me, danced like a devil on my body… do you think you erased my right and my history?"


Video and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page on Jan. 26, 2019 and on the Facebook page of Fatah Shabiba Student Movement, Al-Quds Open University and on the Facebook page of the Fatah Information Office – Sidon Branch, on Jan. 27, 2019.
(Visual: Suicide bomber Wafa Idris)

Narrator reads part of poem: “Do you think that you – when you burned me, danced like a devil on my body, and let the winds scatter me… do you think that with this you erased my right and my history?”

Text posted on Facebook by Fatah and Fatah's Youth Movement Shabiba:
“Martyr (Shahida) Wafa Idris
Jan. 27, 2002
Glory to the Martyrs”
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Wafa Idris – The first Palestinian female suicide bomber and a Fatah member. She carried out a suicide attack on Jaffa Road in central Jerusalem on Jan. 27, 2002, murdering 1 and wounding over 150. Idris abused her position as a volunteer for the Palestinian Red Crescent to bypass Israeli security and enter Jerusalem in a Palestinian ambulance.

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