PA TV plays song honoring “heroic” murderer of 7
Footage is shown of demonstrations supporting terrorist prisoner and cancer patient Nasser Abu Hmeid, who was responsible for the murder of 7 people, while a song is played in the background.
Lyrics: “Fatah, arise and take pride in yourself
Victorious one, arise, take pride in yourself, and fill your lighters
Heroic Nasser Abu Hmeid (i.e., terrorist, responsible for the murder of 7 people)
Heroic Nasser Abu Hmeid
Here are the people of Al-Amari [refugee] camp…
Our bullets glitter and shine,
O Nasser, O son of Hmeid,
Nasser the enduring one, gird yourself with endurance, our leader,
Our lighter is full, thus it remains, and so too our weapons are loaded…
O Nasser… bear your wound and your prison with endurance,
The homeland is ours.”
Captions on signs:
“We are with you and will never forget you. Save Nasser Abu Hmeid” “Freedom and a speedy recovery for prisoner commander Nasser Abu Hmeid”
Nasser Abu Hmeid - Palestinian terrorist and a commander of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades (Fatah's military wing) in Ramallah who was responsible for the murder of 7 Israelis: Eli Cohen in a shooting attack on Route 443 in central Israel on Dec. 21, 2000; Binyamin and Talia Kahane in a drive-by shooting attack near Ofra, north of Jerusalem, on Dec. 31, 2000; Gadi Rejwan in a shooting attack in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Atarot on Feb. 27, 2002; and Yosef Habi, Eli Dahan, and Police Officer Sergeant-Major Salim Barakat in an attack at the Seafood Market and Mifgash Hasteak restaurants in Tel Aviv on March 5, 2002. Abu Hmeid is serving 7 life sentences and an additional 50 years.