Fatah Facebook post glorifies terrorist mass-murderers
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Hebron Branch
Posted text: “We are continuing on the path of the free people”
The image shows terrorist Khalil Al-Wazir “Abu Jihad,” who was responsible for the murder of 125, on the left, and terrorist Marwan Barghouti, who orchestrated three attacks in which 5 were murdered, on the right. In the background is the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa Mosque, as well as a Palestinian flag and a keffiyeh (Arab headdress).
Text on image: “The Information Office of the Fatah Movement Mobilization and Organization Commission
20 years since the arrest of commander Marwan Barghouti
34 years since the death as a Martyr of commander Khalil Al-Wazir ‘Abu Jihad’
We are continuing on the path of the free people”
Abu Jihad (Khalil Al-Wazir) - was a founder of Fatah and deputy to Yasser Arafat. He headed the PLO terror organization's military wing and also planned many deadly Fatah terror attacks in the 1960’s - 1980’s. These attacks, in which a total of 125 Israelis were murdered, included the most lethal in Israeli history - the hijacking of a bus and murder of 37 civilians, 12 of them children.
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.