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Gazans celebrate Dimona attack

Video: Thousands of Muslims Celebrate In Streets Of Gaza([search]) Upon News Of Dimona Homicide Attacks' Success

See for yourself in this video as palestinians in Gaza celebrate the double suicide attack in Dimona Monday by passing out flowers and candy, while giving praise to Allah.

As news of the attacks spread, drivers honked horns and passersby laughed with joy.

A Hamas spokesperson thanked Allah the attacks were successful, calling the bombings a 'glorious act.' Islamic Jihad took the same approach. It predicted that this year would be the year of bombings.

"In the name of Allah, may all of the attacks be like this. That will exterminate [the Israelis]. It will be easier for us. We will reach the South, Tel-Aviv and the heart of Israel([search]) ," an unidentified man in Gaza said.

Israel responded to the suicide bombings by blowing up the car of the Popular Resistance Committee's leader, Abu Said Qarmout.

The attack killed Qarmount, and injured two members of the group who were riding with him.

The P.R.C. has been behind a good portion of the rockets fired into southern Israel from Gaza .

Some, including Minister Silvan Shalom, believe terrorists from Gaza were behind the Dimona attack.


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Nothing puts Israel([search])'s peace partners in a mood for celebration more than a successful suicide murder: Suicide bomber kills woman in southern Israel town

DIMONA, Israel (Reuters) - A Palestinian suicide bomber killed a woman in a desert town in southern Israel on Monday, the first such attack in the country in a year, but Israeli officials said peace talks would not be derailed.

Police said they prevented a second blast in the shopping centre of Dimona by shooting dead an accomplice before he could detonate an explosives belt.

"It was like a war. People were running like crazy. I saw a piece of a human being right there, next to my leg," witness Rosa Enberg told Israel's Channel Two television...

...A Gaza([search])-based source in President Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction said the "Army of Palestine([search])" wing of Fatah's al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades launched the attack along with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).

That's the supposedly disarmed al-Aqsa of moderate peace partner Mahmous Abbas and Palestinian hero George Habash's PFLP for those without score cards.

A Fatah official in the West Bank denied al-Aqsa involvement. The conflicting statements reflected divisions in Fatah as Abbas pursues U.S.-backed peace talks with Israel, the first in seven years.

"Abu Mazen (Abbas) is a moderate who wants peace. We will continue to negotiate with him," an Israeli official said.

Two other militant groups, [Sami Al-Arian's] Islamic Jihad and Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, praised the bombing as a blow against "Israeli occupation" and retaliation for Israeli attacks.

Young supporters of Fatah handed out flowers and candy to passing cars in the southern Gaza city of Rafah to celebrate.

[Speaking out of both sides of his mouth,] Abbas condemned the Dimona bombing but also criticized an earlier military raid by Israel in the occupied West Bank.

Police said the suicide bomber blew himself up in Dimona's busy commercial centre, killing himself and the Israeli woman, who was not immediately identified.

"The second terrorist was shot in the head as he tried to set off his bomb belt," said Yossi Porianta, the police chief in Israel's southern Negev region. The Magen David Adom ambulance service said 10 people were wounded...

That's one good terrorist.

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And jews of the Warsaw ghetto cheered when one of the molotov cocktails thier side tossed at nazis hit their mark.

"homicide"??? Not under the laws of any nation on earth.

Any succeesful act of resistance

is worth celebrating.

End the Arab occupation of Jewish land!

End the Arab occupation of Jewish land!

Its Israeli land

There are 16 million undocumented foreigners living in America. That does not make them Americans. Residency and citizenship are two entirely different concepts.
Likewise, if a dozen Canadians buy a block in the middle of St. Louis, it doesn't make that block "Canada'.
Its Israeli land. lots of different kinds of people live on it- Israel([search])'s incredible diversity is one of the things that make it a beacon in the desert- 20 % of the population of Israel isn't Jewish, and they have full legal and civil rights- they can vote, they have represenattion in the government, etc.

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All three newspapers controlled by Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah-controlled
Palestinian Authority (PA) have glorified the two suicide bombers who
struck in Dimona on Monday. One suicide bomber detonated his belt,
killing one Israeli and wounding 11 others, while the second bomber,
injured by the blast of the first, was killed by an Israeli security
officer before he could detonate his belt. The daily Al-Hayat al-
Jadida said that, "The perpetrators of the operation died as shahids
[glorious martyrs] … an Israeli was killed and eleven were wounded in
the Dimona operation" (Feb. 5), while the dailies Al-Iyam and Al-Quds
also defined the bombers as glorious martyrs (Yadid Berman, `PA
glorifies Dimona terrorists,' Jerusalem Post, February 6, 2008).

Mahmoud Abbas issued a rare condemnation of the terror attack
approved by his own PA-controlled newspapers, but only in the context
of condemning an earlier Israeli counter-terrorist strike in on
Palestinian terrorists in the Palestinian village of Qabatiya. Both
Abbas and the PA media have praised terrorists killed in attacks or
in Israeli strikes. Two Palestinians who attempted to murder Israelis
in Kfar Etzyon's Makor Haim High School several weeks ago were also
recently described as shahids in the Palestinian media. This, and the
latest incidents of praise for terrorists, shows that that while
Israel([search]) has renewed negotiations with the PA, the PA is continuing to
honor terrorists.

Previous examples of PA glorification of terrorists and their deeds:
PA president Abbas ordered three days of mourning and Pa flags to be
flown at half mast at the death of Popular Front for the Liberation
of Palestine([search]) (PFL) founder George Habash (USA Today, January 26,

The PA Radio station, `Voice of Palestine,' referred to a suicide
bomber who murdered several people as having been being "heroically
martyred" (Jerusalem Post, December 29, 2005).

While Abbas made a weak criticism of a Palestinian terror attack
which killed an Israeli couple (not serving the "Palestinians'
interests"), his PA-controlled media hailed the two attackers
as "martyrs" and "resistance fighters" (Jerusalem Post, July 24,

PA renamed the main square in the city of Jenin in honor of the Iraqi
bomber, who murdered four American soldiers in a suicide car bomb
attack on March 27, 2003 (Haaretz, March 30, 2003).

The official PA newspaper Al-Hayat Al-Jadidah published an article
commemorating the 25th anniversary of the March 11, 1978 massacre of
37 Israelis on the Tel Aviv coastal highway and the murder of
American nature photographer Gail Rubin, niece of U.S. Senator
Abraham Ribicoff (D-CT), stating, "On the morning of March 11, 1978,
a woman Palestinian fighter, Dalal Mughrabi, created a legend that
would be taught for many years, when she and her Fedayeen unit
infiltrated the Palestinian coastal plain near Tel Aviv... Twenty-
five years after this heroine's death as a Shahida [Dying for Allah],
many Palestinian women are following in her footsteps every day.
Examples include Wafa Idris, [First woman suicide bomber] and Ayyat
al-Akhras, [second woman suicide bomber] who performed acts of
Shahada- Seeking during the blessed al-Aksa Intifada to protect the
homeland. The Shahida Dalal Mughrabi shall remain one of the symbols
of the Palestinian national struggle." (Al-Hayat Al-Jadidah March 11,
2003, translation courtesy of Palestinian Media Watch.)

The Palestinian Union for Culture, Sciences and Development named its
summer youth camps The Shahid Al-Amarin, named after the founder of
the Fatah terrorist organization, Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, killed in

A student organization at the PA's Al-Quds Open University in Tubass,
is named "the Shahida Wafa Idris Cell," after Wafa Idris, the first
woman suicide bomber, whose attack in Jerusalem on Jan. 27, 2002,
murdered one person and wounded over 150. (Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, Aug.
11, 2002).

A school in the PA-controlled town of Al-Shuyukh, near Hebron, was
renamed "the Dalal Mugrahbi School," also named in honor of terrorist
Dalal Murgrabi. (The school receives U.S. funding through the ANERA
organization, whose spokesman, Peter Gubser, claimed on August 11,
2002 that the school's directors had agreed to revert to the school's
original name; yet on August 16, 2002, the official PA newspaper Al-
Hayat Al-Jadidah again referred to it as "the Dalal Mugrahbi School
in Al-Shuyukh." (Palestinian Media Watch).

An official PA Television broadcast asserted: "Dalal is a symbol for
the Palestinian nation" (PA TV, August 30, 2000)

The PA affiliated newspaper Al Ayyam called the 1978 Tel Aviv coastal
massacre "one of the greatest successes of the struggle" (Al Ayyam,
March 9, 2000).

The Al-Hayat Al-Jadidah reported that the PA-sponsored soccer
tournament in the PA-ruled city of Tulkarm was named "the Tulkarm
Shahids [Martyrs] Memorial soccer championship tournament of the
Shahid Abd Al-Baset Odeh." Odeh was the suicide bomber who attacked a
Netanya hotel on Passover last year, massacring 30 people, including
a 90 year-old U.S. citizen, Mrs. Hannah Rogen. (Al-Hayat Al-Jadidah,
January 21, 2003, translation courtesy of Palestinian Media Watch.)

In February 1996, the PA named a public square in Jericho after Yiyhe
Ayyash, the master-bomb maker whose bombs killed scores of Israeli
civilians. The U.S. State Department has named him as a prime suspect
in the August 21, 1995 Jerusalem bus bombing in which Connecticut
schoolteacher Joan Davenny was murdered. (Peace Watch Annual Report
1996; New York Daily News, April 22, 1998).

In December 1996, the PA named a street in the town of Beit Lahiya
after Yiyhe Ayyash. (Jerusalem Post, December 17, 1996).

A pro-PLO newspaper provide a photograph of a street in PA-controlled
Al-Bireh named after Abu Iyad (Salah Khalaf), a PLO leader involved
in planning many attacks, including the 1972 Munich Olympics
Massacre, in which 12 people were murdered (Jerusalem Times on
September 25, 1998).

ZOA National President Morton A. Klein said, "Abbas' PA's long and
shocking record of glorification of terror and terrorists
demonstrates, as little else can, why he and his Fatah-backed PA are
neither moderate nor peace partners. It should come as no surprise
that this glorification of terror and terrorism continues when Abbas
Fatah calls to this day in its Constitution for the destruction of
Israel (Article 12) and the use of terrorism as an essential element
in the campaign to achieve that goal (Article 19).

"The record shows that within the PA, few opportunities are missed to
glorify a terrorist, celebrate a suicide bomber, or inculcate
Palestinian youth into worshipping cold-blooded murderers. The record
also shows that all aspects of PA life -- the schools, youth
movements, sports teams, newspapers, TV, even the names of streets --
are made vehicles for honoring and praising terrorism. This in turn
breeds more terrorists and bloodshed.

"Given this shocking record, we call upon the Bush Administration to
desist from ignoring the incitement to hatred and murder within the
PA and to insist in talks with Abbas and other PA officials that the
PA takes immediate action to comprehensively end this hate
propaganda. Only when Palestinians reject the idea that it is a
religious and national duty to murder Jews will there be any prospect
of peace."

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