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Zionist rabbis gave religious blessing to their students to target Al-Aqsa Mosque

[ 12/03/2008 - 03:57 PM ]


The first Israeli TV channel revealed on Tuesday evening that some Zionist rabbis gave a green light and their religious blessing to three Zionist extremist students to retaliate to the Jerusalem attack by targeting Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The Jerusalem attack, however, took place after Israel committed a massacre in Gaza which resulted in the death of 137 Palestinian citizens and the injury of more than 370 others most of them were children and women.

The channel stated that those extremists, some of them are graduates of Zionist religious institutes, met with two fanatical rabbis last Saturday at the Merkaz Harav institute which was the target of the attack.

The channel added that the masterminds of this scheme intend to target an Arab personality connected with Al-Aqsa Mosque and the holy Islamic shrines in occupied Jerusalem in an indication to Sheikh Raed Salah, the head of the Islamic Movement in the Palestinian lands occupied in 1948, who always exposes the Zionist schemes against Jerusalem. 

Palestinian sources in Jerusalem reported that a group of Zionist fanatics tried at midnight Thursday to burn one of Al-Aqsa Mosque's gates before the Mosque's guards found out and distinguished the flames.

In the same context, a Zionist rabbi of the religious institute which was attacked in Jerusalem along with the families of the students killed in the attack threatened to demolish the house of Alaa Abu Duhaim, who carried out the attack.

A Zionist Israeli organization which assists Israeli settlers affected by Palestinian resistance attacks called on Israeli premier Ehud Olmert to demolish the Abu Duhaim's house and to deport all his family members.

For his part, Dr. Ahmed Abu Halabiya, the rapporteur of Al-Quds committee in the PLC, sent on Tuesday many letters to a number of Palestinian and Islamic leaders and figures to brief them about the Israeli assaults on the Palestinian real estate and holy shrines in occupied Jerusalem.

Dr. Abu Halabiya stressed in his messages the need for moving at all levels to stop the Zionist excavations under Al-Aqsa Mosque and all forms of assaults against the Mosque as well as to expose the Israeli violations practiced in occupied Jerusalem.


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