PFLP honors perpetrators of Jerusalem synagogue massacre and other terrorists
Official PA TV report on an event organized by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine marking the 47th anniversary of its founding in the West Bank town of El-Bireh. The event was attended by representatives from various Palestinian factions, including Fatah. The PA TV report shows an excerpt from the event, with young men on stage holding portraits of Fatah leaders including Ahmad Sa’adat and Abu Ali Mustafa, while a giant poster on the right side of the stage shows images of the two perpetrators of the Jerusalem synagogue terror attack, with the caption “heroes.” The portrait of Uday Abu Jamal, one of the perpetrators, is also held by one of the young men on stage.
Notes: Ahmad Sa’adat - serving a 30-year sentence for heading the PFLP terror organization. A song at a PFLP event also praised him for planning the assassination of Israeli Minister of Tourism Rehavam Ze'evi in 2001, but he has not been tried for this crime.
Abu Ali Mustafa - General Secretary of the terror organization Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). He planned numerous terror attacks against Israeli civilians during the Palestinian terror campaign (the Intifada, 2000-2005).
Jerusalem synagogue terror attack – On Nov. 18, 2014, two Arab terrorists, Ghassan and Uday Abu Jamal from East Jerusalem, entered a synagogue in Jerusalem and attacked worshippers with guns, knives and axes, killing 4 worshippers and a police officer. Seven people were injured, 3 of them seriously. The terrorists were killed in an exchange of fire with Israeli Security Forces that arrived on the scene.