Skip to main content

Fatah official on Israel-Hamas conflict: "May Allah bless Islamic Jihad, may Allah bless Hamas"

Fatah Central Committee member, Abbas Zaki: 
"My feelings towards Hamas have softened. I salute them. I congratulate them for learning the lessons of 2008-2009 (previous Israel-Hamas conflict). They gave us great pleasure. May Allah bless them. (Note: Islamic Jihad and Hamas launched more than 1,000 rockets and missiles at Israeli cities during the 8-day conflict.) They told the Israelis that this is no joy ride... May Allah bless Islamic Jihad, may Allah bless Hamas. They decided to die to earn this honor... I'm in favor of a Palestinian victory in Gaza, Hamas' and [Islamic] Jihad's victory. Nothing matters to me now except Israel's defeat."
Click to view video
Click to view bulletin

»   View analysis citing this item