Palestinian Official Amin Shuman praises Palestinian terrorist killers, calling them "heroic leaders"
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning
Follow-up Commission for Prisoners’ Affairs Director Amin Shuman: “We are currently approaching the 40th anniversary of [the arrest of] prisoner, leader, and Fatah Central Committee member-”
Official PA TV host: “Karim Younes (i.e., terrorist, murdered 1 person together with an accomplice).”
Amin Shuman: “Whose name we mention now, and we will mention prisoner leader Marwan Barghouti (i.e., terrorist, orchestrated three attacks in which 5 people were murdered), all the heroic leaders, those who were sentenced to life, those in solitary confinement, the female prisoners, and the children.”
Karim Younes - Israeli Arab serving a 40-year sentence for kidnapping and murdering Israeli soldier Avraham Bromberg in 1980 together with his cousin Maher Younes. Younes was originally sentenced to life in prison, but Israeli President Shimon Peres reduced his sentence in 2012. In May 2017 Younes was appointed by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to the Fatah Central Committee.
Marwan Barghouti – Palestinian terrorist and member of the Palestinian Authority parliament who is serving 5 life sentences for orchestrating three shooting attacks in which 5 people were murdered: one attack on the Jerusalem-Maale Adumim road (June 12, 2001) in which Greek Orthodox monk Tsibouktsakis Germanus was murdered by terrorists Ismail Radaida and Yasser Ah'Rabai, another attack at a gas station in Givat Zeev near Jerusalem (Jan. 15, 2002) in which Yoela Hen was murdered by terrorists led by Mohammed Matla, and one shooting and stabbing attack at the Seafood Market restaurant in Tel Aviv (March 5, 2002) in which Eli Dahan, Yosef Habi, and Police Officer Sergeant-Major Salim Barakat, were murdered by terrorist Ibrahim Hasouna. When arrested by Israel in 2002, Barghouti headed the Tanzim (Fatah terror faction). After he was convicted and imprisoned, he was re-elected as a member of the Palestinian Authority parliament. On Dec. 4, 2016, he was elected to Fatah's Central Committee.