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Fatah official visits “heroic prisoner” terrorist responsible for murder of 8

Tawfiq Tirawi, Facebook  |

Images and text posted on the Facebook page of Fatah Central Committee member Tawfiq Tirawi

Posted text: “A visit by Fatah Movement Central Committee member [and Fatah Commissioner of Popular Organizations] Tawfiq Tirawi to the mother and family of heroic prisoner Osama Al-Ashqar (i.e., terrorist, responsible for murder of 8) from Tulkarem, who was sentenced to 8 life sentences. Tirawi took an interest in the health of the mother, who is sick with the Coronavirus, and wished her a speedy recovery. Freedom to our brave prisoners.”

The images show Fatah Central Committee member Tawfiq Tirawi visiting the mother and family of terrorist Osama Al-Ashqar.

Osama Al-Ashqar - Palestinian terrorist and member of the Tanzim (Fatah terror faction) who sent terrorists to carry out the attack in Hermesh on Oct. 29, 2002, in which 3 Israelis were murdered, and the attack in Kibbutz Metzer on Nov. 11, 2002, in which 5 Israelis were murdered. He was also convicted of being responsible for dozens of shooting attacks in the Tulkarem area. Al-Ashqar is serving 8 life sentences and an additional 50 years.