Fatah Facebook video: The "triumphant brigades" carried out the second Intifada under Arafat's leadership
Fatah recently posted on its official Facebook page an excerpt from the film The Revolutionists of the Land, produced by its military wing, the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades.
Narration: "The heroes Yasser Arafat, Abu Jihad, Abu Iyad (arch-terrorists responsible for killing numerous Israelis)... and others maintained the campaign against the Zionist enemy everywhere: The great operations (i.e., terror attacks) reached the shores of Tel Aviv: Dalal Mughrabi (i.e., bus hijacking in 1978, 37 killed) and the Dimona operation (i.e., bus hijacking in 1988, 3 killed). They were carried out overseas as well, to release prisoners from prison. The world stood still in view of the Munich operation (i.e., the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympics in Munich, 1972)."
Excerpt from the film "21 Hours at Munich" about the murder of the 11 Israeli athletes in 1972
Narration: "The Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades were established in 2000 in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, by order of the late Martyr Yasser Arafat, as Fatah's military wing. The triumphant Brigades began their military operations during the second Intifada, the Al-Aqsa Intifada (i.e., PA terror campaign 2000-2005). They instigated a series of quality operations and Martyrdom-seeking operations (i.e., suicide attacks) against the Zionist entity by attacking the settlements and carrying out Martyrdom-seeking operations in the occupied territories. They [the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades] excelled in every attack."
Visuals of suicide bomber Wafa Idris, terrorist Muhammad Al-Qasir, suicide bomber Ayyat Al-Akhras, terrorist Baha' al-Din Said, suicide bomber Nabil Massoud
Narration: "The Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades are a continuation of the long struggle, paved by the Fatah Movement, beginning with the first announcement (i.e., bombing of Israel's National Water Carrier, 1965), that created true resistance, which terrified the occupation through a series of operations that shook the heart of the Zionist [entity]... The Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades still have a finger on the trigger. They have revolutionists and Martyrdom-seekers 'who have been true to their covenant with Allah.' (Quran)"
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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 planned many deadly Fatah terror attacks. These attacks, which killed a total of 125 Israelis, included the most lethal in Israeli history - the hijacking of a bus and killing of 37 civilians, 12 of them children.
Abu Iyad (Salah Khalaf) - Founder of Fatah and head of the terrorist organization Black September. Attacks he planned included the murder of 11 Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics (Sept. 5, 1972) and the murder of two American diplomats in Sudan (March 1, 1973).
Dalal Mughrabi led the most lethal terror attack in Israel's history, known as the Coastal Road massacre, in 1978, when she and other Fatah terrorists hijacked a bus on Israel's Coastal Highway, killing 37 civilians, 12 of them children, and wounding over 70.
Mothers' Bus attack - On March 7, 1988, 3 terrorists hijacked a bus carrying workers to the Negev Nuclear Research Center in Dimona, and murdered 3 of its passengers - Miriam Ben-Yair, Rina Shiratky and Victor Ram. The attack is referred to as the Mothers' Bus attack because many of the passengers were working mothers. The terrorists were all killed by an Israel Police counter-terrorism unit that stormed the bus.
The Munich Massacre - A terrorist attack perpetrated by the Palestinian terror organization Black September during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich in which they murdered 11 members of the Israeli Olympic team.
Bombing of Israel's National Water Carrier - On Jan. 1, 1965, Palestinian terrorists attempted to bomb Israel's National Water Carrier. This was the first attack against Israel carried out by Fatah. Fatah refers to the attack as the "Intilaqa," meaning "the Launch" of Fatah.
Ayyat Al-Akhras - the youngest female Palestinian suicide bomber (aged 17). She killed 2 Israelis and injured 28 in a suicide bombing near a Jerusalem supermarket on March 29, 2002. Israel transferred the terrorist's body to the PA on Feb. 2, 2014.
Nabil Mas'oud - a terrorist from the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades (Fatah's military wing) who, along with Mahmoud Salem from the Izz A-Din Al-Qassam Brigades (Hamas' military wing), carried out a double suicide attack at the Ashdod port on March 14, 2004, killing 10 people and wounding 13.
Wafa Idris was the first Palestinian female suicide bomber. She killed one and injured over 100 in her attack in central Jerusalem on Jan. 27, 2002. As a volunteer for the Palestinian Red Crescent, she was able to bypass Israeli security and enter Jerusalem in a Palestinian ambulance.
Bahaa Al-Din Abu Sa'id - Terrorist belonging to the Al-Nasser Salah Al-Din Brigades, the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committees. On Nov. 18, 2000, Sai'd infiltrated an Israeli army position near Kfar Darom in the Gaza Strip, killing 2. Abu Sa'id was killed in the ensuing exchange of fire.
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