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Mahmoud Abbas sends planner of suicide bombings "best wishes, love and esteem"

Secretary of the PLO Executive Committee, Yasser Abd Rabbo speaking in the home of terrorist prisoner Ahmad Barghouti to the family of the terrorist:
     “I am honored to be here today, and I am honored that a short while ago I met with Mahmoud Abbas and he also conveys to you his good wishes, his love and his esteem. This is our way; there is no other. This homeland must be liberated, and we want to remove every remnant of the occupation and of settlement. As Yasser Arafat said: ‘Whether they want it or not.’”

Note: Ahmad Barghouti planned suicide bombings that murdered 7 Israelis in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv in 2002. He is serving 7 life sentences. This clip was originally broadcast on Jan. 20, 2010.
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