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May 2, 2012 10:05 am

Palestinian Terrorist “Abu Jihad” Gets 6 Sporting Events Named After Him

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PA President Mahmoud Abbas. Photo: wiki commons.

The Palestinian Authority (PA) named six sporting events after terrorist Khalil Al-Wazir (also known as Abu Jihad) to mark the anniversary of his April 16, 1988 death, Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) reported.

A total of 125 Israeli civilians and soldiers were killed in terror attacks Abu Jihad planned and directed, according to PMW.

Sporting events held in Abu Jihad’s honor included the “Abu Jihad table-tennis championship,” the “the Martyr Abu Jihad judo tournament,” and a boxing tournament, among others, reported official PA daily publication Al-Hayat Al-Jadida.

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