Peace partner? What peace partner?
Gaza-based members of the 'moderate' Fatah party, our supposed 'peace partner,' claim that they too fired rockets at Israel last week. 516 of them
A spokesman for the groups, which are
affiliated with Fatah’s armed wing, the Aksa Martyrs’ Brigade, told reporters
that his men fired 516 rockets and missiles at Israel during the
The spokesman warned that the Fatah groups would “continue to
defend the heroic Palestinian people against Israeli crimes and
According to the spokesman, Fatah gunmen fought alongside
members of other groups in the Gaza Strip during the recent
He urged Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and
Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal to “head immediately to the Gaza Strip to put an end
to the state of despicable state of division [between Hamas and
The Fatah groups also “welcomed” last week’s terror attack
against a civilian bus in Tel Aviv, in which 28 people were
The masked Fatah spokesman revealed that a member of his
group, Mohamed al-Zaini, who was responsible for launching rockets and missiles
at Israel, was killed in an IDF air strike.
Abbas Zaki, a member of the
Fatah Central Committee, was quoted over the weekend as praising Hamas and
Islamic Jihad for “deciding to die for the sake of the Gaza Strip.”
You can't make peace with a culture where the only way to get ahead is to murder you. The bottom line is that Fatah makes these claims - whether or not they are true - because otherwise they would lose all of their popularity among the 'Palestinian people.' Democratic elections - no matter how blessed by the 'international community' and regardless of who wins - will not change this. There's a much more fundamental change that needs to be made. The 'Palestinians' need to be de-Nazified. Their rotten core needs to be removed and cleaned. It's not an overnight job.
Labels: Fatah, Gaza, Hamas, Hamas-Fatah reconciliation, Operation Pillar of Defense