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Fatah glorifies "heroes" who brutally murdered Jews during the 1929 Arab Riots

Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page


Posted text: “91 years since the execution of the heroes of the Al-Buraq Rebellion (i.e., 1929 Hebron Massacre and accompanying riots): Fuad Hijazi, Muhammad Jamjoum, and Ataa Al-Zir (i.e., murderers)”


The image shows pictures of murderers Jamjoum, Hijazi, and Al-Zir. At the top is the Fatah logo that includes a grenade, crossed rifles, and the PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel together with the PA areas as “Palestine.”


Text on image: “Fatah Movement Western Gaza Branch Information Commission

Martyr Fuad Hijazi

Martyr Ataa Al-Zir

Martyr Muhammad Jamjoum

The Martyrs of the Al-Buraq Rebellion

June 17, 1930”



Muhammad Jamjoum, Fuad Hijazi, and Ataa Al-Zir “committed particularly brutal murders [of Jews] at Safed and Hebron,” according to the report by British Government to the League of Nations. They were convicted of attacking British soldiers and murdering Jews in the 1929 Hebron Massacre, in which 65 Jews were murdered. They were executed by the British in 1930.