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Sep 17, 2018
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Palestinian Activist Ahed Tamimi: I Do Not Regret Supporting Nasrallah, I Agree with His Positions against U.S. and Israel

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Source: France 24 Arabic TV (France)

Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi, interviewed on France 24 TV on September 17, said that she does not regret expressing her support for Hizbullah's Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah despite the ensuing outcry. She further said that she agrees with his positions against America and Israel and thanked him for supporting the Palestinian cause. Ahed Tamimi's message of support to Hassan Nasrallah, which she made on August 22, 2018, can be viewed here.


Interviewer: What do you say to those who criticize you for your message to Hizbullah Secretary–General Hassan Nasrallah?

Ahed Tamimi: At the end of the day, everybody is entitled to an opinion. I'm with Hassan Nasrallah…

Interviewer: Do you regret it, having seen the outcry…

Ahed Tamimi: Of course I do not regret it. Hassan Nasrallah supports the Palestinian cause, and he is against America an Israel, so I'm with him on that matter. I agree with many people on certain issues and disagree with them on others, but ultimately, I thank him for his support for the Palestinian cause.

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