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Fatah post praises Martyr, but tries to avoid Facebook’s flagging algorithms

Video and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page

Posted text: “What [Hamas cleric] Younes Al-Astal said about M a r t y r (spaces between letters in source, in possible attempt to avoid flagging by Facebook’s algorithms –Ed.) [Baha] Abu Al-Ata (i.e., terrorist responsible for numerous attacks)!”


Baha Abu Al-Ata – senior commander of the Islamic Jihad terror organization in Gaza who was responsible for most of the organization’s terror activity and planned numerous rocket, sniper, drone, and other attacks against Israel.Abu Al-Ata was assassinated in an Israeli targeted rocket strike on Nov. 12, 2019. In response to Israel’s assassination Palestinian Islamic Jihad fired over 450 rockets at Israel over a period of 48 hours until a ceasefire was reached on Nov. 14, 2019, which Islamic Jihad promptly breached by firing 5 more rockets.