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Fatah and PFLP honor terrorist involved in murder of 7, “make sounds of joy, O rifle,” gun shots fired in the air

Video and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page

The video shows the procession in Jalazone refugee camp north of Ramallah, in which shots are heard being fired in the air in the background while an announcer speaks.

Announcer: “Make sounds of joy, O rifle, make sounds of joy, make the whole world hear… Let only the sound of the rifle be heard… Arise, O Nasser Abu Hmeid, arise masked lion of Ramallah, and let all the free people and the whole world know that we will definitely triumph. We will definitely triumph! Victory to the prisoners! Freedom to the prisoners! Healing to the wounded! Mercy to the Martyrs!”

Posted text on Facebook page: “A procession passes through the streets of the Jalazone [refugee] camp in a call by the Fatah Movement and the Popular Front [for the Liberation of Palestine] (PFLP) to support and strengthen prisoner commander Nasser Abu Hmeid (i.e., terrorist, responsible for murder of 7).”

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.

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