Kid at summer camp leads chant "We will die, and it [Palestine] will live"
Boy: “Yasser Arafat-”
Children: “Is the spark in [our] eyes!”
Boy: “Long live, long live-”
Boy: “We will die, and it will live-”
[Official Fatah Facebook page, July 25, 2022]
The boy is wearing a shirt with the PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel together with the PA areas as “Palestine” on it with the text: “I am Palestinian.”
Posted text: “One of the lion cubs (i.e., boys) of Beita and Palestine repeats [the following chant] together with his friends: ‘[Former PLO Chairman and PA President] Yasser Arafat is the spark in [our] eyes, long live Palestine.’”
Yasser Arafat – Founder of Fatah and former chairman of the PLO and PA. During the 1960s, 70s and 80s Arafat was behind numerous terror attacks against Israelis. Although he received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 together with then Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and then Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs Shimon Peres “for their efforts to create peace in the Middle East" after signing the Oslo Accords peace agreement, Arafat launched a 5-year terror campaign - the second Intifada (2000-2005) – in which more than 1,000 Israelis were murdered. Arafat died of an illness in 2004.