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May 23, 2013 Clip No. 3850

PA TV Salutes Hamas Terrorist Mastermind Abbas Al-Sayyed on His Birthday

Following are excerpts from a report on the family of Hamas terrorist Mastermind Abbas Al-Sayyed, who was responsible for the 2002 Park Hotel bombing in Netanya, which aired on Palestinian Authority TV on May 23, 2013:

Brother of Abbas Al-Sayyed: Abbas has never discriminated between Hamas, the PFLP, or the DFLP. They were all [acting] together. Therefore, you see in the marketplace or in the street that all the factions respect Abbas and his ideology.


Sister of Abbas Al-Sayyed: The sentence he received was criminal and vindictive. They wanted to take revenge against him because he is Abbas. What did Abbas do? He is a Palestinian, who was defending his country and cause. He did nothing wrong.>p>


Images of a birthday party held for Abbas Al-Sayyed in his absence

Nephew of Abbas Al-Sayyed: I salute my uncle Abbas with admiration. I consider him my role model. He brought us up. We are proud of him.


Voice of reporter: We are returning from our visit to the family of the fighter and prisoner Abbas Al-Sayyed. May Allah protect your children, your brothers, your sisters, and your wonderful wife, Umm Abdallah. We thank them for their hospitality. Brother Abu Abdallah, we were very happy to visit your family. We met your mother-in-law and all your relatives and loved ones. We send you a thousand greetings on your birthday, brother Abu Abdallah.


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