“The issue of arms is connected to the existence of the occupation. This right is guaranteed by the laws of heaven and earth… When the Israeli occupation felt it had failed to face the resistance, it put all of its power in destroying homes and infrastructure in order to break the will of the fighters. Our nation will continue fighting until achieving all the goals set by the resistance.”“Islamic Jihad: Halting War and Ending Gaza Siege Are Not Demands but Rights,” Middle East Monitor, August 7, 2014, https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/news/middle-east/13310-islamic-jihad-halting-war-and-ending-gaza-siege-are-not-demands-but-rights.
Khader Habib, senior PIJ leader, August 2014
Extremists: Their Words. Their Actions.
On October 27, 2018, domestic terrorist Robert D. Bowers carried out an anti-Semitic attack at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. He fired on congregants as they gathered for worship, killing 11 people and wounding six others.
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