Fatah warns that "the people on the ground will determine the response" to the assassination of three Fatah terrorists
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Commission of Information and Culture
Posted text: “Fatah’s Nablus Secretary [Muhammad Hamdan]: ‘We will not sit by idly, the people on the ground will determine what the response will be to the crime of assassination (refers to assassination of Fatah terrorists planning an imminent shooting attack; see note below -Ed.).”
The image shows screenshots from security camera footage of the operation.
Text on image: “The three Martyrs are Ashraf Mubaslat, Adham Mabrouk (sic., Mabrouka), and Muhammad Al-Dakhil”
Adham Mabrouka Al-Shishani, Muhammad Al-Dakhil, and Ashraf Mubaslat – Palestinian terrorists and members of the Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigades (Fatah’s military wing) who were shot and killed by Israeli security forces in Nablus on Feb. 8, 2022. When killed the terrorists were armed with two M-16 semi-automatic assault rifles and intelligence indicated that they were planning an imminent terror attack. The terrorists had already committed six shooting attacks against Israeli civilians and soldiers in previous weeks, among them: Jan. 25, 2022 - shooting on an Israeli military post near Nablus. Jan. 27, 2022 - shooting on a military post between the Israeli towns of Elon Moreh and Itamar east of Nablus. Jan. 29, 2022 - shooting on an Israeli military vehicle as it drove next to the PA village of Tell southwest of Nablus. Feb. 2, 2022 - shooting on a military post at an entrance to Nablus. PMW was unable to determine the details of the remaining two attacks, which reportedly targeted Israeli towns.