MembersCoffee With Terrorists

This story has more to do with the policies of the Palestinian Authority government, but given that the Palestinian media is directly controlled by said government, what it chooses to broadcast via the media is a relevant “Arab Press” issue.

By Ryan Jones | | Topics: arab press
Photo: Sebi Berens/Flash90

And what Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas chose to beam through the televisions in every Palestinian living room over the past couple months were images of and statements by him honoring the convicted terrorist murderers of Israeli Jews.

In a televised address on official PA TV on October 28, Abbas again insisted that his government will continue using foreign aid for what amounts to monetary enticement to engage in terrorist violence against Israel. “I say this to everyone – the salaries of our martyrs, prisoners, and wounded are a red line. They [Israel] try by all means, and exert pressure by all means, and they continue to exert pressure. And they’ll even deduct our money that’s in their hands. They’ll deduct from it the amount that we pay to the martyrs. We have said that this is a red line and we will not allow it. From 1965 until now, this matter is sacred to us. The...

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