On September 16th, PA television aired a speech by Chairman Mahmoud Abbas which dehumanized Jews and encouraged religious war, violence and martyrdom.

In the talk, Abbas blesses "religious warriors" (murabitin) and blesses "every drop of blood which has been spilled for Jerusalem." He also states that Al-Aqsa and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre belong to Arabs and that Jews have no right to "defile" them "with their filthy feet."

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The talk is part of a general campaign in the official PA media which encourages rock-throwing and martyrdom, even by children.

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