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Fatah, Intelligence Bureau honor terrorist Daoud

Headline: "Fatah and the Intelligence Bureau in Bethlehem hold memorial ceremony for Shahid (Martyr) Abdallah Daoud"
     "The Bethlehem branch of Fatah and the General Intelligence Bureau held a memorial ceremony for the late [rank] Abdallah Daoud, who died as a Martyr in Algeria, having been expelled by the Israeli occupation authorities, together with the Church of the Nativity deportees, in 2002…
At the start of the ceremony, conducted by Abdallah Abu Hadid, a senior Fatah member, the Shahid Daoud's family was welcomed to Bethlehem, whose inhabitants share in the tragedy of the Shahid's family at this memorial ceremony, emphasizing loyalty to him and the continuation in the path of the Shahids and the prisoners who, with their blood and their struggles, paved the way in which they will continue until the defeat of the Israeli occupation and the establishment of the state…
[Abd Al-Fattah] Hamayel [governor of the Bethlehem region]… emphasized: 'We are here to remember the heroic commanders who recognized nothing but struggle and resistance.' He promised the Shahid to remain and to continue on the path of the Shahids of Palestine.
Muhammad Taha Hasan Abu Ulyah, member of the Fatah Revolutionary Council, said in the name of the movement: 'Our nation and its fighters knew the late Shahid Abdallah Daoud through his struggles and his first and second expulsion, and through his resistance to the Israeli oppression in the first and second Intifadas.'…
A speech on behalf of the Shahid's colleagues in the intelligence service was delivered by the director of public relations of the Bethlehem office, Munir Hamad, who emphasized that Daoud's Martyr death carries several messages, the most important of which is that the security apparatuses did not deviate, and will not deviate, from the path of resistance to the occupation, insofar as some 50 members of these apparatuses in Bethlehem have died as Martyrs in the Al-Aqsa Intifada, the first among them being Abdallah Daoud."

Note: Abdallah Daoud headed the Palestinian intelligence service in Bethlehem, and was one of the terrorists who stormed into the Church of the Nativity in 2002, continuing to fight against Israel for several weeks while using the monks and the religious site as a shield. He was deported to Cyprus and later Mauritania, and died in Algeria of natural causes.
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