Barghouti Placed in Solitary Confinement (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Gil Ronen 04/02/12)
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Senior Fatah terrorist Marwan Barghouti has been placed in solitary
confinement, after a cellphone was discovered in his possession.
Another reason reportedly cited for the punishment is a statement he
released to Arab press last week. In the statement, Barghouti issued
a call to Palestinian Authority Arabs to engage in "resistance"
Barghouti said, "The launch of large-scale popular resistance at this
stage serves the cause of our people.” He also called for "stopping
all forms of security and economic coordination (with Israel) in all
He is serving five life sentences for planning and involvement in
some of the worst terrorist attacks committed against Israel in the
terror onslaught that began in the year 2000, known by Arabs as the
Second Intifada and referred to by some Jews as the Oslo War --
because it was made possible by the Oslo Accords that allowed the
creation of the Palestinian Authority.
He was convicted for responsibility in the murder of dozens of Jews.
Several Israel governments have resisted attempts by Israeli
political and academic leaders to free him. (IsraelNationalNews ©
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