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Fatah official expresses solidarity with "the young Palestinians who succeeded in challenging the Zionist war machine with these knives"

Image and text posted on the Facebook page of Fatah’s branch in Syria

Posted text:
“During the solidarity vigil of members of our Palestinian people with the Palestinian people’s intifada (‎‎Palestinian euphemism for several months of Palestinian terror attacks against Israelis 2015 - 2016 -Ed.) in the occupied Interior (i.e., Palestinian term for Israel) in front of the Al-Yarmouk refugee camp last Friday [Dec. 18, 2015], which was organized by factions of the national activity, the [independent Palestinian] news agency Daymomah held an exclusive interview with Secretary of the PLO factions in Syria and Supervisor of the Fatah Movement Branch in Syria and Fatah Revolutionary Council member Dr. Samir Al-Rifai .
He stated in the interview: ‘Today [Dec. 25, 2015] was [a day of] Palestinian rage in the occupied land, in the cities and villages of Palestine. It was a day of rage and solidarity with the young Palestinians who succeeded in challenging the Zionist war machine with these knives, in order to restore the Palestinian cause to its natural place.’…
Dr. Samir Al-Rifai emphasized in his exclusive interview with Daymomah that all of the Palestinians in the various refugee camps in the diaspora stood as one body in a sign of solidarity with this blessed uprising, in order to express their absolute support for the intifada and the activity of our people in the occupied land.”

Palestinian terror wave (2015-2016) – Palestinian violence and terror attacks against Israelis, ‎including stabbings, shootings, throwing Molotov cocktails, and car rammings. It started in September 2015 and as of July 2016, 40 people were killed (36 Israelis, 1 Palestinian, 2 Americans, and 1 foreign worker from Eritrea) and over 500 wounded.