Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Photographs of the Palestinian territories : modern islamo-fascism epicenter
My blog ^ | 03/13/ 2007 | drzz

Posted on 03/13/2007 1:30:19 PM PDT by drzz

When I was in Jerusalem, I met a guy who was Palestinian and Christian. He told me, with prooves, that he had been the guide of the photographer of the Mel Gibson's Passion of the Christ.

His name was Charlie. Charlie met the photographer (Kevin Duncan) at a hotel and toured him around the holy places where Jesus was born, lived and died.

With Charlie, I was able to get to the Palestinians territories which are not allowed for Israeli and not advised for solo travellers. Many pilgrims go to Bethleem and Jericho, but usually they don't stop in the city but rush to the holy sites and come back. With Charlie, I went into the palestinian society, I met a lot of people (christian, muslims) and I was able to realize what was going on over there. Make no mistake : most Palestinians are gravely antisemitic, and I have not heard anyone telling something balanced about the Jews.

So I went to Bethleem, I made photographs of the Israel Security Fence. I went to Jericho too. It is not dangerous as long as you are on a tour or with a palestinian driver. When Charlie asked me if I wanted to go to Ramallah, I hesitate.

Ramallah is not a place of tourists, and except Arafat's tumb (I hate this guy), there is nothing to see. But on my point of view, if was a unique occasion to go inside one of the most dangerous and instable place in the world.

I earned the title a few deserved from my driver. I was a "CT" for "Crazy Tourist". We didn't stop in Ramallah, except near the PA campound where Arafat is buried and where Fatah's leader Abou Mazen has his headquearters. At the time we left, white jeeps rushed to the campound and we learnt Abou Mazen was coming back, we had to leave.

Frankly I didn't want to stop in the center of Ramallah. So my photographs are not really amazing because I stayed in the car and they were taken while driving. I learnt the day after my trip that the IDF had closed the city and lauched a raid to find terrorists there. A big battle occurred near the campound I had photographed earlier, and maybe the soldiers I met there are not alive by now.

Anyway, you will be able to have a glimpse into the life of Ramallah, the check points and the Security Fence.

One thing to remind you before showing you the photos. Ramallah enjoyed the 911 attacks. It is, definitely, one of the worst epicenter of islamo-fascism in the world, where 90% of the young people (who represent 60% of the population) wish Israelis and Americans to be anihilate.

Do you want to know which enemy you are fighting ? Look at it.


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Israel; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: bush; congress; elections; iraq; islam; israel; terror; wot

1 posted on 03/13/2007 1:30:23 PM PDT by drzz
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: drzz
The israeli security fence near Bethleem Detail of the security fence with a tower for IDF snipers. The prison of Jericho, destroyed in March 2006 by the IDF which wanted to capture the high ranking murderer of the Israeli Minister of Tourism
2 posted on 03/13/2007 1:37:42 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: drzz
Check point to enter Ramallah. This check point is famous because fightings occurres frequently. Israeli tower of defense burnt by Molotov cocktails. The fight occurred two days before I went in. It was the first sight I gad while entering the city, I let you imagine how I was.
3 posted on 03/13/2007 1:41:13 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Now that's a fence!


4 posted on 03/13/2007 1:42:02 PM PDT by Eagles6 (Dig deeper, more ammo.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies]

To: drzz

bump


5 posted on 03/13/2007 1:43:56 PM PDT by facedown (Armed in the Heartland)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: Eagles6

More to come.

Believe me, there is not much debate about the fence when you are actually on the ground.

It is a shame Israel gave territories to the palestinian authority. It has meant only more terrorist attacks and deaths.

The lesson has to be taken by Americans also with Iraq : if you withdraw, the enemy takes the ground and lauches attacks to kill you.

Will liberals undertsand this once ?


6 posted on 03/13/2007 1:46:16 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies]

To: drzz
"Will liberals undertsand this once ?"They understand it now. It's just that their hatred for America and George Bush overpowers all reason.
7 posted on 03/13/2007 1:49:30 PM PDT by Eagles6 (Dig deeper, more ammo.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 6 | View Replies]

To: Eagles6
Arafat's Tumb in Ramallah's Fatah HQ The PA headquarters and parliament. With all the money they gad from the Quartet they weren't able to build something...
8 posted on 03/13/2007 1:53:28 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 7 | View Replies]

To: drzz
Desert streets in the Ghost suburbs of Ramallah. Abu Mazen security Guard with AK-47.
9 posted on 03/13/2007 1:55:21 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 8 | View Replies]

To: drzz
Detail of Ramallah's center. Islamo-fascism hypocrisy : modern advertisements of white family enjoying life to sell products to fudamentalists who cover their wives under veils ! The picture is not perfect, as I wrote above. I wanted to LEAVE this place as soon as possible !!! Center of Ramallah
10 posted on 03/13/2007 1:59:03 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 9 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Nice pictures. I guess FReepers have reporters everywhere.

I'm not sure I would be brave enough.


11 posted on 03/13/2007 2:01:46 PM PDT by dinasour (Pajamahadeen, SnowFlake, and Eeevil Doer.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: drzz
Building hit by missiles near the Palestinian Authority HQ. The hit were old. It dated when Arafat was trapped during months by the IDF in 2002. Market in the center of Ramallah Center of Ramallah. This area is famous because it is here IDF frequently stops while raiding the city. You can see posters glorifying terrorists on the fountain. The way back to civilization, passing the check points.
12 posted on 03/13/2007 2:04:59 PM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 10 | View Replies]

To: drzz
Your pictures are fantastic! Thanks so much for posting them, and please keep them coming! (The market shot is pure art.)

(Do I see a "Stars and Bucks" coffeehouse? LOL.)

13 posted on 03/13/2007 2:21:00 PM PDT by AnnaZ (I keep 2 magnums in my desk.One's a gun and I keep it loaded.Other's a bottle and it keeps me loaded)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Great pictures. Thanks very much for your post.


14 posted on 03/13/2007 2:25:20 PM PDT by PGalt
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: drzz

thanks again for the pictures.


15 posted on 03/13/2007 2:37:22 PM PDT by Deut28 (Cursed be he who perverts the justice)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Fascinating, thanks.


16 posted on 03/13/2007 2:42:14 PM PDT by I Like Lincoln
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: drzz

No words!!!


17 posted on 03/13/2007 3:09:40 PM PDT by FreeAndRight
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 3 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Thanks for posting your pictures! Americans don't get to see much of anything of the "palestinian" territories because frankly the news is censored here by the leftist media. Anything that reveals the true nature of the "palestinians" is censored by the left-wing media. Please post more photos when get a chance to do so.


18 posted on 03/13/2007 3:30:38 PM PDT by StormEye
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Excellent pics. I like the roadside hot coffee pot in the bottom picture: the street vendors are competing with
"Stars and Bucks".


19 posted on 03/13/2007 3:37:51 PM PDT by rfp1234 (Custom-built for Bill Clinton: the new Toyota Priapus.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
If you'd like to be on this middle east/political ping list, please FR mail me.

High Volume. Articles on Israel can also be found by clicking on the Topic or Keyword Israel. or WOT [War on Terror]

----------------------------

20 posted on 03/14/2007 5:11:06 AM PDT by SJackson (Muslim women...no lesser role than men in war of liberation...they manufacture men, Hamas Charter)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 19 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Thanks so much for sharing all of this with us.


21 posted on 03/14/2007 5:31:09 AM PDT by Bahbah (.Regev, Goldwasser & Shalit, we are praying for you.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Incredible photos. Thanks!


22 posted on 03/14/2007 5:32:44 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: drzz

This picture looks familiar. I think this is where they hanged the Palestinian "collaborators" a couple of years ago.


23 posted on 03/14/2007 8:13:34 AM PDT by Alouette (Learned Mother of Zion)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

To: 1st-P-In-The-Pod; A_Conservative_in_Cambridge; af_vet_rr; agrace; albyjimc2; Alexander Rubin; ...
FReepMail to be added or removed from this pro-Israel/Judaic/Russian Jewry ping list.

Warning! This is a high-volume ping list.

24 posted on 03/14/2007 8:14:58 AM PDT by Alouette (Learned Mother of Zion)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 23 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Great photos!


25 posted on 03/14/2007 8:30:49 AM PDT by dennisw (What one man can do another can do -- "The Edge")
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Alouette

You are probably right.

My driver told me this place was "famous" and appeared frequently on TV.

I will make some researchs on the web about this.


26 posted on 03/14/2007 8:50:54 AM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 23 | View Replies]

To: drzz
The campound at it appeared in 2002 when Arafat was trapped. The campound today, photographed last week
27 posted on 03/14/2007 9:01:40 AM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 26 | View Replies]

Comment #28 Removed by Moderator

To: dennisw
The Jericho prison on March 14th 2006... ...and last week
29 posted on 03/14/2007 9:23:06 AM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 25 | View Replies]

To: dennisw
PA HQ hit in 2002 The same building (but the other side) last week
30 posted on 03/14/2007 9:44:42 AM PDT by drzz (http://leblogdrzz.over-blog.com)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 25 | View Replies]

To: sauropod

read


31 posted on 02/29/2008 9:41:49 AM PST by sauropod (Will Hillary bring the silver back to the Whitehouse, or is this all about finishing up the set?)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: Alouette

In case you missed it in the picture...

http://majnouna.blogspot.com/2006/12/investigation-of-stars-bucks.html


32 posted on 12/15/2008 2:04:40 PM PST by Elsie (Heck is where people, who don't believe in Gosh, think they are not going...)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 23 | View Replies]

To: drzz

Does the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu know this? :)


33 posted on 06/15/2009 7:20:32 AM PDT by huldah1776 ( Worthy is the Lamb)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

To: huldah1776

“Does the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu know this? :)”

Rest assured, GPS coordinates are already on the targeting maps.

;-)


34 posted on 08/31/2009 2:06:08 PM PDT by GladesGuru (In a society predicated upon freedom, it is essential to examine principles,)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 33 | View Replies]

To: drzz

I like the “Stars and Bucks Cafe”


35 posted on 11/03/2010 6:25:57 AM PDT by gnickgnack2 (QUESTION obama's AUTHORITY)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 12 | View Replies]

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson