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PFLP: One year after aggression, resistance is necessary to break the siege on Gaza

The following is from the website of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine:

The resistance and steadfastness of the people of Gaza remains powerful and strong one year after the criminal war and aggression on Gaza, said the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine on December 26, 2009 in a statement marking the first anniversary of the assault. The occupation massacres claimed the lives of nearly 1500 Palestinians and wounded and displaced tens of thousands, demolishing tens of thousands of homes which still await reconstruction today.

The Front’s statement said that “it is clear to all, month after month, and year after year, that the words of the United States about ‘peace’ and ‘negotiations’ are nothing more than meaningless sweet talk, false promises, and cheap attempts at bribery of our people while the occupation steals our land, violates our rights, slaughters our people.” At the same time, the noise of the so-called ‘peace process’ only hides the crimes of the occupier and serves as a mechanism of the Zionist occupation and its strategic ally in Washington to block our Palestinian internal efforts to end the division, restore national unity, and uphold our national rights, said the Front.

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PFLP: The road of “negotiations” is closed

The following is from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a Marxist-Leninist organization and a leading force in the resistance in Gaza.

taherComrade Taher: The road of “negotiations” is closed, the road that is open is unity based on resistance and rights

Comrade Maher Taher, member of the Political Bureau of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine and leader of its branch in exile, stated in an interview with Al-Jazeera on January 15, 2009, that “Israel can assassinate the martyrs of Gaza, kill women and children and destroy our buildings stone by stone with American airplandes and bombs, but it cannot and will not be able to destroy our will to fight, our resistance and our life.”

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