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The Child-Martyrdom cult of the Palestinian Authority: PMW video report on PA child-Martyrdom indoctrination

The Child-Martyrdom cult of the Palestinian Authority

The PA teaches children to sacrifice themselves as Martyrs


The following is the full transcript of the video:

"My son, we were not created for happiness. In my eyes, you are meant for Martyrdom! ... Our weapon is our Islam, and our ammunition is our children.

And you, O my son, are meant for Martyrdom."

Official Fatah Facebook page, Nov. 22, 2019

"The path of Martyrdom is our choice."

Official PA TV, Nov. 13, 2021

Relatives of imprisoned terrorist Khaled Al-Baseti:

"In the name of freedom we’ll sacrifice our lives"

Official PA TV, Oct. 22, 2021

“I ask for your blessings, Mom and Dad.”

"He put on the olive-green [military] shirt and went on the path of Martyrdom,

and went on the path of Martyrdom, and went on the path of Martyrdom."


PLO Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, Facebook page, July 31, 2022

"For you, Yasser Arafat, for you we shall die... Our blood is food for the revolution."

Official PA TV, Jan. 6, 2017

"The blood of the Martyrs flows in my veins... Today I carry my shrouds."

Official PA TV, Nov. 21 and 22, 2019

"With blood, we have woven the shrouds and adorned a keffiyeh (i.e., Arab headdress)."

Official PA TV, Nov. 21 and 22, 2019

"Shoot, shoot, in the name of God. The path of the Martyrs is above all."

Official PA TV, April 28, 2017

"A Martyr is a person who has sacrificed his life in order to elevate the Word of Allah

Martyrdom-death is a high and supreme level, according to Allah."

Official PA TV, March 24, 2017

"Long live, long live-


We will die, and it will live-


Official Fatah Facebook page, July 25, 2022

The PA encourages parents to sacrifice their children as “Martyrs”

and celebrate their deaths


Senior Fatah official in Khan Yunis Faisal Fayyad:

"The blood of the Martyrs flows in my veins... Today I carry my shrouds."

Official PA TV, Nov. 21 and 22, 2019

Fatah Central Committee member Abbas Zaki:

"Palestinian women are not like any other women in the world... They view their children as insignificant compared to the homeland... And all they do is make sounds of joy for the Martyrs, be proud of Martyrdom, and sing for the grooms (i.e., Martyrs who marry the 72 Dark-Eyed virgins)."

Abbas Zaki's Facebook, April 29, 2021

"Son of Fayez Hamayel, who was killed in violent riots against Israeli forces:

We will fight until the last Palestinian child [in the village of] Beita dies!"

Official PA TV, April 14, 2022

The PA’s Martyrdom cult is a success:
 ▪ Palestinian children seek Martyrdom
 ▪ Palestinian parents celebrate their Martyrdom


Mother of terrorist “Martyr” Ibrahim AL Nabulsi:

"[My son Ibrahim] told me: "If I die as a Martyr, don’t cry and don’t mourn.”

As for me, he is with the Master of the Universe, with Allah...

He is a Martyr, praise Allah, a Martyr, a Martyr, praise Allah."

Official PA TV, Aug. 10, 2022

Father of “Martyr” Muhammad Da’das:

"This is a source of pride for us... I’m very grateful. I’m so amazed and happy that my son died as a Martyr

and that I’m leading him today as a groom...

It’s incredible how good the feeling and joy of the prophets and Martyrs is."

Official PA TV, Nov. 6, 2021

Mother of “Martyr” Zaid Al-Qaysiya:

"My son is a sacrifice for the sake of the homeland... I’m proud of the sons of Palestine, the young people of Palestine...

I’m prepared to sacrifice even more.

I’m prepared to give more Martyrs for the homeland."

Fatah Movement Southern Hebron Branch Secretary Iyad Rayyan:

"May Allah grant you more."

Mother of “Martyr” Zaid Al-Qaysiya:

"Praise Allah. It’s not a waste. My son’s blood is not a waste for the homeland."

Official Fatah Facebook page, May 17, 2020

Mother of “Martyr” Amjad Abu Alia:

"Only the Jews preoccupied Amjad’s thoughts. He would come [home] and immediately go out to ambush them...

He asked for Martyrdom and received it, praise Allah."

Official PA TV, July 30, 2022

Father of “Martyr” Dirar Al-Kafrini:

"By Allah, praise Allah Master of the Universe. I expected this [my son’s death].

Praise Allah Master of the Universe, [my son] asked for Martyrdom and got it...

He would tell me: ‘‘Dad, I want to die as a Martyr.’’ ...

And I told him: ‘‘My son, Allah willing, may Allah designate you [for Martyrdom].’’

Facebook page of the Fatah Commission of Information and Culture, Aug. 2, 2022

Father of “Martyr” Bara Lahlouh:

"He told me: “Dad, that’s it, I have chosen my path: the path of dying as a Martyr.’’

I told him: ‘‘Son, whatever you want.” ...

"I’m not sorry, he is a Martyr...

I am proud, praised be Allah, the Master of the Universe."

Al-Jazeera website, June 17, 2022

Father of “Martyr” Muhammad Mar’i:

"My son died as a Martyr,

and Allah be praised that he died as a Martyr. I am proud of his Martyrdom-death."

Official PA TV, June 29, 2022

Brother of “Martyr” Kamel Alawneh:

"He always tried to imitate his brother the Martyr, and always said: “I want to die as a Martyr.”

Official PA TV, July 3, 2022

Released terrorist prisoner:

"My nephew is a Martyr...

My sister was a Martyr before him... My grandfather was a Martyr before her...

I salute them and hope to be like them."


Official PA TV, July 6, 2022

Crowd chants of wish for Martyrdom at funeral of a “Martyr”:

"Mother of the Martyr, what joy you have merited

- Mother of the Martyr, what joy you have merited

If only my mother was in your place

- If only my mother was in your place."

Official PA TV, April 30, 2022



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