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Fatah FB glorifies "heroic" senior PA official jailed for smuggling weapons during second Intifada

Text and picture posted on the official Facebook page of the Fatah Mobilization and Organization Commission

The picture shows senior PA official Fuad Al-Shubaki, who was arrested while trying to smuggle weapons in 2002.

Posted text: “Tonight [May 6, 2015] prisoner Fuad Al-Shubaki, who was sentenced to 3 life sentences, will enter his eighth year in jail. Freedom for the heroic prisoner and all our heroic prisoners.”

Fuad Al-Shubaki - a senior PA official who is serving a 20-year prison term. He was behind the attempt to smuggle 50 tons of illegal weapons to the Palestinian Authority aboard the Karine A weapons’ ship in 2002.