PA TV glorifies terror attack that killed 22 children and 4 adults in Ma´alot, in 1974 (PMW) Palestinian Media Watch) by Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik 02/29/12)
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Feb. 29, 2012
PA TV glorifies
that killed 22
children and 4 adults
in Ma´alot, in
Other terror attacks by DFLP also glorified
by Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques
Poster glorifying terrorists of the Ma´alot massacre
in 1974, which killed 22 children and 4 adults
week, official Palestinian Authority TV repeatedly broadcast video
tributes to terrorists from the Democratic Front for the Liberation
of Palestine (DFLP). The tributes included glorification of the
terrorist "Martyrs," as well as their many terror attacks, in which
dozens of Israeli civilians were murdered. Palestinian Media Watch
reported last year that
PA TV ran similar videos honoring DFLP terrorists.
glorified the Ma´alot massacre in which school children were taken
hostage. 22 of them were murdered along with four adults. A poster
honoring the three DFLP terrorists was shown during the video
tributes (see right), in addition to posters glorifying dozens of
other terrorists and their murders of civilians.
TV tributes were in honor of the anniversary of the founding of the
DFLP and were broadcast more than 10 times last week.
collage labeled "Heroes of the special operations in northern
Palestine" showed 16 photographs of DFLP terrorists posing with
weapons and some dressed in military uniforms. The term "operations
in northern Palestine" is a euphemism for ´terror attacks in
northern Israel,´ which originated in Lebanon.
|"The Democratic Front
for the Liberation of Palestine. |
Heroes of the special
operations in northern
The terror attacks DFLP
carried out in northern Israel include:
-The 1970 attack on a school
bus near the town of Avivim in which 9 children and 3 adults were
The 1974 attack in the town of Ma´alot in which 22 children and 4
adults were killed, when terrorists took them hostage in a school.
attack in the city of Beit Shean in which 4 civilians were
-A 1979 bomb attack in the city of Tiberias
in which 2 civilians were killed.
The following are more pictures from
the video tribute glorifying the
Click to view
more examples of the Palestinian
Authority´s policy of continued terror glorification.
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