Jan 182008
Statement/Analysis: On the Sixth Anniversary of the Abduction of the General Secretary

January 15, 2008 marks the sixth anniversary of the kidnapping and seizure of General Secretary Ahmad Sa’adat by Palestinian Authority security forces, since which time he has remained in constant detention and imprisonment – first by PA security, then under US and British guard in Jericho, and today, alongside 11,000 other Palestinian political prisoners, inside […]

Dec 292007
Campaign to end "terrorist" designations

In the European Union, Canada and the United States, numerous organizations – including many national liberation movements and organizations – are listed as “designated terrorist organizations.” This status is used in an attempt to criminalize popular resistance and national liberation movements, equate those movements with “terrorism,” frighten and silence communities’ support of their national movements, […]

Dec 112007
Editorial: On the launch of the English website

We are launching this English website today, on our historic anniversary, for a number of reasons. We stand today amidst an ongoing assault on our people, marked by occupation, exile, imprisonment, siege, assassination, destruction and invasion, an assault that has continued for sixty years. Amid those conditions of oppression, of displacement, of occupation, and against […]

Jan 142007
General Secretary Ahmad Sa'adat's Statement to Military Court

On January 14, 2007, General Secretary Ahmad Sa’adat made the following statement to the military court in Ofer: This trial cannot be separated from the process of the historical struggle in Palestine that continues today between the Zionist Movement and the Palestinian people, a struggle that centers on Palestinian land, history, civilization, culture and identity. […]

Dec 112006
Political Statement on the 39th Anniversary of the founding of the PFLP

On the 11 th of December 1967, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) was established. On today’s 39 th anniversary, the leadership, members, cadres, and fighters of the PFLP would like to express our gratitude for the continuous support we have received from the Palestinian and Arab people, as well as from […]

Feb 212006
Interview with Ahmad Sa'adat in Jericho Prison - February 2006

Introduction: On March 14, Israeli troops stormed the Palestinian prison of Jericho, where PFLP secretary general Ahmed Saadat and four other PFLP members were being held for their alleged implication in the execution of Israeli Tourism Minister Zeevi in 2001. Israel’s blatant and illegal act of aggression in Jericho has been widely condemned. Saadat and […]

Dec 112005
Dr. George Habash Message on the 38th Anniversary of the PFLP

On the 38th anniversary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine and the 18th anniversary of First Intifada, Dr. George Habash, the founder of the Arab Nationalist Movement and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, addressed a message to the Palestinian People at home or in exile and the Masses of […]

Jan 052005
Interview with PFLP General Secretary Ahmad Sa'adat

On Wednesday, January 5, 2005, Mireille Terrin and Chris den Hond interviewed imprisoned General Secretary Ahmad Sa’adat, and published the following interview: Ahmed Saadat, Secretary-General of the PFLP, is held in a Palestinian prison near Jericho, with three [sic] members of the squad that in October 2001 executed the far-right [Israeli] Minister of Tourism, Zeevi, […]

Sep 282003
The Popular Palestinian Intifada … Where is it heading? by Ahmad Sa'adat

By: Ahmad Sa’adat, General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) September 28, 2003 marked the 3rd anniversary of the Intifada (uprising). What distinguishes this last year is the rapid political developments, which pose important questions as to the fate of the Intifada and how to reap the greatest benefits of […]