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Fact 328: "The Palestinian archives made public by the Israeli army in the wake of its operations on the West Bank in April 2002 have confirmed that Saudia Arabia actively gives cash to a variety of terrorist organizations and showers with money (or free trips to Mecca) the families of suicide bombers. This bounty can no longer be seen as mere postmortem charity, but rather as premeditated financial incentives for murder."
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Harretz (www.haaretzdaily.com) reports that a Palestinian terrorist has murdered one Israeli and stabbed two others walking by:
A Palestinian terrorist murdered
one Israeli and stabbed two
others using a 30 centimeter long knife
An Israeli man was killed and two others were wounded late Monday night when a Palestinian armed with a knife stabbed passers by on Tel Aviv's beachfront promenade, close to Jaffa. The terrorist was wounded and captured.
You might hear or read in your mainstream media that "this is the first time Palestinians have attacked Israelis since the 'truce' was declared in June". The BBC for example declared that "A Palestinian man has stabbed three people in Tel Aviv, in what police describe as the first case of political violence in an Israeli city since Palestinian groups declared a truce in June".
I listened to Israeli radio and watched Israeli TV attentively today, and the Israeli police has said no such thing - these are simply lies. The mass murderers from Hamas, Palestinian Islamic Jihad and Arafat's Al-Aksa Brigrades continue to attack and attempt to kill Israeli women and children daily.
For example, click here to read the story of Mazal Afari, a 65-year-old Israeli grandmother of three, who was murdered on July 8th by a Palestinian bastard in an Israeli city (way after the "truce").
The leftist BBC has no shame. I copy the full article below.
The National Post (www..nationalpost.com) reports on how an European professor encourages the Palestinian scum from the Hamas and Islamic Jihad to murder women and children:
Last week, a Palestinian suicide bomber blew himself up on a Tel Aviv bus, propelling pounds of densely packed metal shrapnel into the vehicle's passengers. Five people were killed instantly, and 60 others wounded.
This bleeding brain European professor hates Israel not only because he hates capitalism but also simply because he's an anti-semitic son of a mutant pig (how's that for name calling?).
I copy the full article below.
The Weekend Argus (www.iol.co.za) has published an article that shows how certain Muslims have now shown their support of Palestinian homicide bombers in Cape Town, South Africa:
The cynical use of two young boys dressed as suicide bombers with cardboard cut-out dynamite sticks strapped to their chests to lead a march in support of the Palestinian cause through the streets of Cape Town has sent shockwaves around the country.
More love from our Muslim friends. I copy the full article below.
The Jerusalem Post (www.jpost.com) reports that a Palestinian terrorist has blown himself up inside an Israeli bus, deliberately murdering 15 people and wounding over 30:
Most of the 15 people murdered in this homicide bombing
were teenage students and IDF members
A suicide bomber ripped apart an Egged bus in the northern coastal city of Haifa on Wednesday killing 15 people and wounding more than 30, police and rescue officials said. [...]
Palestinian killers from the terrorist groups Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Arafat's Al-Aksa brigades have deliberately murdered hundreds of men, women and children since October 2000.
- For a list of all barbaric homicide attacks executed by Arafat's thugs and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, click here.
- To read the stories of some of the victims of Palestinian terror, click here.
- To understand how Arafat and his thugs have rejected peace and an independent Palestinian State and instead turned to intolerance, violence, and terrorism, click here.
Update: Here's the list of the victims deliberately murdered by the Palestinian barbaric homicide bomber -
The victims of the attack were identified as:
Miriam Ata, 27, of Haifa
Notice that the hate and violence of Hamas and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad does not differentiate between Israeli Jews and Arabs/Muslims. Kamar Abu Hamed, aged 12, was an Israeli Arab Muslim from the town of Daliat al-Carmel.
I copy the full article below.
A few months ago I published a story on how we can help stop funding Islamic terrorism by purchasing the Toyota Prius, a hybrid/electric car that gets over fifty miles per gallon (click here for more details).
After doing additional research I also learned that in most US states, over 80% of our energy consumption is still based on fossil fuels! Since I sincerely don’t want any of my energy needs to generate funds for Islamic terrorists, I started looking for alternatives.
Solar Power Panels generate
Clean and Safe Energy
A friend of mine had installed a solar power system and had been enjoying it for a few weeks, so I decided to ask him some questions and understand how it worked. I was simply amazed! Here are some benefits:
1) Your system generates power from the sun and feeds it back to your utilities company: your meter starts rolling backwards!
2) Your electricity bill becomes irrelevant (a couple of dollars per month) – you are not hostage anymore to your utilities price increases.
3) Depending on where you live you can get huge rebates for purchasing the system. For example the State of California pays for 50% of the system and gives you a 15% tax credit (saving you literally thousands of dollars).
4) You won’t be burning fossil fuels that directly finance Saudi Arabia and therefore the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Al-Qaeda, and other Islamic mass murderers.
5) You’ll be saving the environment: contrary to fossil fuels or atomic energy, solar power is clean and safe!
6) The system will pay for itself in a few years – after that you’ll have 20-30 years of free electricty!
With so many advantages, I had to do it: a couple of weeks ago, my family and I became the proud owners of a working 4.9 kW solar power system!
See below for the rest of the article - I’ll cover some of the additional advantages of such a system, including the technical aspects, the finances, and more.
The Washington Institute (www.washingtoninstitute.org) has a good article on the reasons and goals of Israel's war on Palestinian terrorism:
Many argue that Israel's current war on Palestinian terror lacks a coherent strategy. Indeed, the obvious mission -- to reduce the amount of terror and the damage caused by it -- cannot serve as an outline for the direction of the war. The first strategic goal of this war should be to change the mindset of Arab leaders who believe that Israel can be forced to make concessions. The second strategic goal should be to create a new kind of leadership within Palestinian society. The only way to achieve both goals is to fight terror relentlessly; this is the Israeli government's obligation to its citizens. [...]
Thanks to Imshin for the link. I copy the full article below.
The New York Times (www.nytimes.com) reports that a defector from Iran says that Iran was responsible for the 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish community center that killed 85 and injured hundreds.
The Iranian government organized and carried out the bombing of a Jewish community center here eight years ago that killed 85 people and then paid Argentina's president at the time, Carlos Saúl Menem, $10 million to cover it up, a witness in the case has said in sealed testimony. [...]
I copy the article below - I also include the names of the victims killed in the terrorist attack.
Shark Blog (http://www.usefulwork.com/shark/) posted a letter from David White, a citizen of New Zealand. Called "An Open Letter to the Palestinians from an Agnostic", David White has a great analysis of the current war on Palestinian terrorism and some good advice to the Palestinians.
My perspective of Palestinians is something like this - you're Arabs (of course), mostly Muslim, but with a Christian minority. Many of you live outside Gaza/West Bank, mostly in Jordan and other Muslim countries, with some groups living in Western countries as well. You feel that you have been wronged by Israel and are fighting to destroy them.
I copy the full text of the letter below, it is well worth the read.
The Jerusalem Post (www.jpost.com) reports that many Palestinians are leaving the West Bank and moving to Jordan:
Approximately 80,000 Palestinians have left the West Bank and Gaza Strip since the beginning of the year, a rise of 50 percent compared to last year, a senior Palestinian Authority official said Monday.
This is similar to the movement of Arab Muslims that occured when the State of Israel was created in 1948. A similar movement of refugees occured from the Arab States into Israel, where 700,000 Jewish refugees became Israeli citizens (see the history and stats pages for details).
Don't expect these Palestinians to become Jordanians though, since the Palestinian leadership never accepts a State of their own they'll probably be refugees forever. Do expect the Palestinians to blame Israel after they move of their own free will and even put pressure on Jordan to accept them. Anything that happens to Palestinians is Israel's fault. Do I sound bitter? That's because I am.
I copy the full article below.
The Palestinian terrorist group Hamas has claimed responsibility for a homicide/suicide attack that killed 16 and injured over 50 Israeli civilians in Rishon Le-Zion, just south of Tel-Aviv.
There are reports that 20 of the injured civilians are in critical condition. The last Palestinian homicide/suicide bombing occured on 4/12/02 - after a series of terrorist attacks that occured almost daily before Israel started its Defense Shield operation.
Click here for the article on the Jerusalem Post, and here for the CNN story. I copy the CNN article below.
The Boston Globe (www.boston.com) has some great news: Yasser Arafat, the Palestinian excuse for a leader, is dead:
Good news from the Jerusalem Post
ARAFAT THE MONSTER
* Ilana Turgeman.
* Rachel Aputa.
* Yocheved Mazoz.
* Sarah Ben-Shim'on.
* Yona Sabag.
* Yafa Cohen.
* Shoshana Cohen.
* Michal Sitrok.
* Malka Amrosy.
* Aviva Saada.
* Yocheved Diyi.
* Yaakov Levi.
* Yaakov Kabla.
* Rina Cohen.
* Ilana Ne'eman.
* Sarah Madar.
* Tamar Dahan.
* Sarah Soper.
* Lili Morad.
* David Madar.
* Yehudit Madar.
The 21 dead children of Ma'alot -- 21 of the thousands of who died at Arafat's command.
Yasser TerrorFat cannot order Palestinian
children to murder Israeli children anymore
Mr. Arafat, also known by many as "Yasser TerrorFat", was a mass murderer, a liar, and a killer of children. He refused peace with Israel in October 2000 and stopped the Palestinians from getting a State of their own (click here for details). For these qualities he has earned the respect of the French, but the scorn and disgust of the civilized world.
Here's a partial list of terrorist operations Yasser TerrorFat was personally responsible for:
To understand Arafat's legacy, there is no better to place to start than the listings of Palestinian terrorist attacks in Israel since 1965 – or well before the Israelis took control of the West Bank and Gaza. Here is a listing of the some of the more prominent atrocities during Arafat's first decade of terrorism, first as the head of Fatah and then the PLO:
* Jan. 1, 1965: Fatah's first terror attack in Israel. (Other Palestinian armed groups had carried out many other terror attacks before this, however.)
* July 5, 1965: Fatah plant explosives at Mitzpe Massua, near Beit Guvrin; and on the railroad tracks to Jerusalem near Kafr Battir.
* 1965-67: A wave of Fatah bomb attacks target Israeli villages, water pipes, railroads. Homes are destroyed and Israelis are killed.
* Feb. 21, 1970: SwissAir flight 330, bound for Tel Aviv, is bombed by the PLO group PFLP in mid-flight, killing 47.
* May 21, 1970 PLO Shooting a Bazooka to the School bus of Moshav Avivim 10 kids plus 2 adult died, 24 wounded.
* Sept. 6, 1970: TWA, Pan Am, and BOAC airplanes are hijacked by the PLO.
* September 1970: The PLO attack Jordanian targets, then flee to Lebanon.
* Sept. 5, 1972: 11 Israeli athletes killed at the Munich Olympics by the PLO.
* March 1, 1973: Palestinian terrorists take over Saudi embassy in Khartoum and murder the United States' ambassador to Sudan, Cleo Noel and others.
* April 11, 1974: 18 residents of Kiryat Shmona in northern Israel are killed in their apartment building by the PLO who infiltrated from Lebanon.
* May 15, 1974: A school in Ma'alot is attacked by Palestinian terrorists who infiltrated from Lebanon. 26 Israelis, including many children, were killed.
Found the list on Dr. Pipes website at www.danielpipes.org. I copy the full article below (found the article on the excellent LGF), and I will be distributing candy to everyone I meet.
**May Yasser TerrorFat rot in hell surrounded by 72 virgins that look like him.**
Update: I have now added an excellent video from HonestReporting.com with shows how Yasser TerrorFat was an evil mass murdering bastard. See below for the details.
The International Herald Tribune (www.iht.com) reports that a recent poll shows that the majority of Muslims around the World reject peace and wish for the destruction of the State of Israel:
If the American threat of preemptive military action against Iraq inflamed the Muslim world over the winter, the war itself fanned the flames, with a sharp new rise in hostility toward the United States, the latest Pew survey has found.
If these Muslim war mongers think that they can destroy Israel, I have two words for them: NUCLEAR FREAKIN' WEAPONS.
I copy the full article below - thanks to my friend EM for the article.
Here's a cartoon that properly shows what happens when you use one of the 10-miles-per-gallon SUVs:
Americans and Westerners that use gas
guzzler SUVs directly contribute to the
funding of Islamic terrorists
I recently purchased the Toyota Prius, a hybrid car - the regular engine in combination with the electric motor allows me to get over 50 miles per gallon (for more information on the Toyota Prius click here).
It is extremely important that we do our best to stop financing the corrupt, racist and fascist regimes of Saudi Arabia, Iraq and other Arab/Muslim oil barons. The excellent website www.boycott-middle-east-oil.com has many articles that show how Saudi Arabia plays the double game: on the one hand it says it's our "friend", while on the other it deliberately finances Islamic fascists such as Al-Qaeda/Bin Laden, and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. Furthermore, Saudi Arabia completely ignores human, gay and women rights through its implementation of Shaariah (Islamic Law). Here some examples:
Saudis Made $200M Deal with Bin Laden!
There are many other examples. The bottom line is that we can make a difference. We can:
1) Reduce our consumption of oil by using a hybrid car, such as the Toyota Prius.
2) Stop our consumption of oil that comes from Saudi Arabia, Iraq and other fascist Islamic regimes.
I quote from www.boycott-middle-east-oil.com:
The power of the American public is stronger than ever. Even if these preferred stations are .04 cents more/gallon, you are only paying an extra dollar per fill-up. Just a small price to pay to hurt the pocket books of the terrorists.
Imagine now that instead of 10,000 Americans we have 100,000,000 Americans that use hybrid cars and don't buy oil from Saudi Arabia/Iraqi sources. In this case we would not be sending $100,400,000,000 (over 100 BILLION dollars) to the regimes that support Islamic terrorism PER YEAR!
I copy below the list of preferred gas stations: those that don't help Saudia Arabia finance Bin Laden and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. Here in the San Francisco Bay Area I have stopped filling up at Shell, Exxon and Chevron.
I now only fill up at "Union 76". Please take a minute to check the list below and stop buying oil from Saudi Arabia and Iraq: you'll be helping our efforts on the war on Islamic Terrorism.
Haaretz (www.haaretzdaily.com) reports that Israel's Foreign Minister, Silvan Shalom, is currently on a visit in India:
India and Israel join the
United States in the global war
against Islamic mass murderers
Speaking to business leaders, Shalom also said that India and Israel must work together to fight terrorism, underscoring the growing ties between the two countries.
As Al-Qaeda, the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, the killers from Lashkar-e-Taiba (who murder Indian women and children in Kashmir) and other Islamic mass murderers will face an increasingly bigger coalition. This coalition, created by the need of a global war on Islamic terrorism, is led by the United States and as we can see from today's news includes Israel and India.
Expect other victims of the Islamic mass murderers to follow (such as Russia and true Western Democracies, e.g. Australia and Canada, but not France).
The Jerusalem Post (www.jpost.com) has a feature called "This day in Jewish History". For August 24, it says:
This day in Jewish History
1349: Some ten thousand Jews are massacred during riots in two of the largest communities of Germany - Mainz and Breslau.
I have created a link to the "This day in Jewish History" feature in the right side bar - it is a good reminder on why Jews need a State of their own. We are tired of being crushed, killed and converted by force by those who hate us.
Anyone who is against Zionism, is simply anti-Semitic. If you allow all people and religions, including for example the Italians, Irish and French or the Christians and the Muslims to have their own national movements, but at the same time you refuse to give this right to Jews, you are anti-Semitic.
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