Welcome to Scribd. Sign in or start your free trial to enjoy unlimited e-books, audiobooks & documents.Find out more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Kirk-Gillibrand 2011

Kirk-Gillibrand 2011

Ratings: (0)|Views: 123|Likes:
Published by akredo

More info:

Published by: akredo on Mar 17, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOCX, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





Dear Secretary Clinton,In the wake of last week's brutal terrorist murders of a Jewish familyin Itamar, we are writing with serious concern over continuingincitement directed against Jews and Israel within the Palestinianmedia, mosques and schools, and even by individuals or institutionsaffiliated with the Palestinian Authority (PA). We would like to knowwhat specific steps you are taking to press for an end this dangerousincitement.Palestinian incitement includes the glorification of terrorists andjihad, and anti-Semitic stereotypes in the Palestinian media. Thereare a number of examples of Palestinian incitement over the last year listed in an index established by the Israeli Prime Minister's office.On March 9, 2011, PA President Mahmoud Abbas' advisor, SabriSaidam,delivered a speech in which he emphasized that Palestinian weaponsmust be turned towards Israel. Saidam reportedly demanded that thePalestinian people be attentive to the living conditions of martyrs'families and said that the anniversary of the death of DalalMughrabi(one of the perpetrators of a 1978 coastal highway massacre) should bemarked by inaugurating a square in her name in the city of El-Bireh.On February 9, 2011, the official Palestinian television stationbroadcast a clip from a campaign entitled "Women as Exemplars," duringwhich DalalMughrabi (see above) was extolled. In the summer of 2010,several children's summer camps were named after her.On January 24, 2011, the Governor of Jenin issued a Presidential Grantworth $2,000 to the family of a Palestinian terrorist, KhaldounSamoudi, who was killed while trying to detonate two bombs againstIsraeli soldiers at the Beka'ot Crossing.On January 2, 2011, Al Hayat Al-Jadida reported that Azzam Al-Ahmed, amember of the Fatah Central Committee, attended a gathering on the46th anniversary of the establishment of Fatah during which models of settlement buildings were blown up. He reportedly reviewed terroristattacks perpetrated by Fatah and said that, "Fatah is a mass movementwhich believed in popular revolution and wrested its right to use allmeans of resistance in order to achieve its aim."Although President Abbas has expressed his sorrow over the Itamar 

Activity (2)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 thousand reads
1 hundred reads

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->