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The Reality of Paradise Now

The Reality of Paradise Now

The Academy Awards nominates a film that glorifies Palestinian suicide bombers.

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Article courtesy of Palestinian Media Watch

The romanticized view of suicide terrorists in the Oscar-nominated Palestinian film Paradise Now bears little resemblance to the real world of suicide bombers, whose actual farewell videos include the following vows:

 

"We are a nation that drinks blood, and we know that there is no blood better than the blood of Jews."

 

"My dear mother... wipe your tears... Don't let me see you sad on my wedding day with the Maidens of Paradise."

"Escort our souls to Heaven after we fulfill this duty of crushing the descendents of monkeys and pigs."

"I hoped that the shredded limbs of my body would be shrapnel, tearing the Zionists to pieces, knocking on Heavens door with the skulls of Zionists... My blood shall be my path to march to Heaven."

 

The following is a selection of videos prepared by Hamas and Fatah suicide terrorists prior to their attacks. They give a glimpse into the hatred and dreams of an afterlife that motivate these killers. These self-portraits, not the fantasy world of film fiction, show the authentic suicide bomber. The terrorist videos include calls for Israel's destruction, the belief that killing Israelis will guarantee entrance into Paradise and the belief that as reward for their terror, the men will marry Maidens of Paradise.

Adham Ahmad Hujyla Abu Jandal
Prepared before Suicide attack on December 7, 2004
Published on Hamas website in February 2006

"My message to the loathed Jews is that there is no god but Allah [and] we will chase you everywhere! We are a nation that drinks blood, and we know that there is no blood better than the blood of Jews.

"We will not leave you alone until we have quenched our thirst with your blood, and our children's thirst with your blood. We will not leave until you leave the Muslim countries..."

Reem Riyashi
Prepared before Suicide attack on January 14, 2004
Published on Hamas website in January 2004

"I hoped that the shredded limbs of my body would be shrapnel, tearing the Zionists to pieces, knocking on Heaven's door with the skulls of Zionists...

"How often I spoke to my soul, 'O soul, if you loathe the Zionists, enemies of my religion, my blood shall be my path to march to Heaven. Since eighth grade I have striven, seeking people daily to guide, listen and help me...

"How often I dreamed, how often I desired to carry out a Shahada-seeking [suicide] operation inside Israel, and by perseverance, and with Allah's grace, my wish was fulfilled as I wanted."

 

Mu'min Rajab Rajab Abu Hafs
Prepared before Suicide attack on December 7, 2004
Published on Hamas website in February 2006

"In the name of Allah, we will destroy you, blow you up, take revenge against you, purify the land of you, pigs that have defiled our country... This operation is revenge against the sons of monkeys and pigs...

"I dedicate this wedding [i.e. death for Allah] to all of those who have chosen Allah as their goal, the Quran as their constitution and the Prophet [Muhammad] as their role model. Jihad is the only way to liberate Palestine -- all of Palestine -- from the impurity of the Jews...

"My dear mother, you who have cared for me, today I sacrifice my life to be your intercessor [on Judgment Day]. O my love and soul, wipe your tears, don't be saddened. In the name of Allah, I've achieve all that I've aspired. Don't let me see you sad on my wedding day with the Maidens of Paradise. So be happy and not sad, because in the name of Allah, after death is merciful Allah's paradise."

Bassem Al-Takrouri & Mujahid Al-Jabari
Prepared before Suicide attack on May 17, 2003
Published on Hamas website in February 2006

Bassem Al-Takrouri:

"Angels of mercy, escort our souls to Heaven after we fulfill this duty of crushing the descendents of monkeys and pigs. Dear father and mother, blessings of honor and respect to you, while you escort me to the Maidens of Paradise as a martyr."

Mujahid Al-Jabari:

"My brothers, youth of this nation, march on the way of Jihad and martyrdom-seeking. Carry the Quran in your right hand and your weapon in your left and go in the way of the Chosen [i.e. Muhammad]. Ask for death -- the life will be given to you."

 

Published: March 4, 2006


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Visitor Comments: 16

(16) Leslie-Ann, December 23, 2007 6:35 PM

These people are delusional

This is tragic that these people believe in the lies they are told and will give their lives for it. What a waste of life and youth. How startled they must be when they are not met with virgins but with very hot flames. The bottom line is, the Jews will prevail in their land and on this earth. They are the chosen people and their light will never be extinguised. I firmly believe this and I'm a Christian gentile.

(15) Daniel Hameed, August 19, 2007 11:25 PM

It sadens my heart verry badly to read the poems, of my brothers and sisters who gave their lives for they faith believing in Almight Allah, that they gave up their lives for His cause

(14) Gary Selikow, July 1, 2006 12:00 AM

Moral denigration encourages physical elimination

Not only do the rabid anti-Zionists who boycott and demonize Israel display gross and racist anti-Semitism , but they also responsible to a large extent for terror against Israeli women and children.

It is entirely in keeping in the character of Islamists or rabidly leftist anti-Zionists that they should carry a rabid hatred of Israel to the point of defending the killers of Israeli children. Author Jacques Givet , in his remarkable book 'The Anti-Zionist Complex' refers to the massacres of Israeli children at Ma'alot and Kiryat Shmona in 1974 by the Marxist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine. The author points out how prejudiced and unfair condemmnation of Israel in the United Nations has led to deeds: 'For moral denigration encourages physical elimination; a few days after the adoption of the resolution of November 1975, challenging the very existance of Israel, a bomb killed six young people (all of them refugees from Arab countries) in Jerusalem. The PLO forthwith claimed the credit for this feat, justifying it by reference to the United Nations resolution..."

In more recent years, Irish poet Tom Paulin explicitly called for the killing of Jewish civillians in Israel. A few days later , a five year old Jewish girl, Danielle Shefi, was shot dead in the Jewish village of Adura, by Arab terrorists , as she cowered under her bed. They also shot her baby brother. Journalists on the far left website indymedia openly gloated over and celebrated this murder. In 2002 leftist anti-Zionist journalist , Richard Calland , wrote in South Africa's far left Mail&Guardian that he "quietly celebrates Israeli casualties". Charlotte Kates , a law lecturer at Rutger University in New Jersey and an 'activist' of the pro-terror 'International Solidarity Movement' has endorsed the killing of Israeli children by Arab terrorists, calling Israeli children 'fair game'.

The same way, that the demonization of Jews by Hitler Goebbels and Der Sterner laid the way for the holocaust, I believe that the purpose of anti-Zionist propaganda is to pave the way for the genocide of Israel Jews.

(13) Anonymous, May 9, 2006 12:00 AM

suicide bombers

Why are we accepting this INSANITY!!!! What kind of mental handicap are these ignorant people suffering? Attention suicide bombers: you are nothing more than PAWNS in this "game". Your "leaders" are LIARS! You are the Lee Harvey Oswalds of the new century......morons!

(12) Margarita, March 11, 2006 12:00 AM

all that anti-Israel sentiment gave birth to that movie

All that anti-Israel sentiment gave birth to that movie. We see it coming, more and more murderers been celebrated (look at all other movies and how many of them about killing the innocent). This one had extra bonus for lefties: hate towards Jews and Israel. The saddest part is that at the time like that we concentrate of freedom of speech for David Irving.

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