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September 13, 2013 12:05 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Who Killed 37 Jews is Idolized in Jordan

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Palestinian terrorist Dalal Mughrabi. Photo: Palestinian Media Watch.

JNS.org Jordanian children are taught from early ages to idolize Palestinian terrorists including Dalal Mughrabi, who in 1978 led a bus attack in which 37 Israeli civilians were killed, Palestinian Media Watch reported Sept. 12.

Najla Sahwil, a Jordanian actress, recently told the official Palestinian Authority (PA) TV channel that she and her Jordanian peers were inspired by Mughrabi as youths.

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“I dreamt of playing the part of that great personality, Dalal Mughrabi,” Sahwil said. “We grew up in school on the personality of this Palestinian female fighter.”

PA President Mahmoud Abbas in August awarded a $6,000 grant to a youth dance group named for Mughrabi. Additionally, “The Lion Cubs and Flowers,” a youth group for boys and girls run by Abbas’s Fatah party, named a class after Mughrabi.

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  • Lawrence Kulak

    This is why Kahane was right. These people have built an entire culture on the glorification of the slaughter of Jews. The are occupying holy biblical land; They must all be deported to Jordan or wherever else they choose to join their brothers. Just not in Israel. And now I would like to pronounce the slogan which every Israeli Knesset member and aspiring politician should say in the morning upon arising right after Modeh Ani:
    ODE KAHANE CHAI! Ok, you politically correct Israeli scum, now you can come lock me up.