2United Nations Partition Plan 1947 Arab State Jewish State InternationalZone(Jerusalem)
3Post War Armistice Lines 1949 - 1967 Arab State (Jordan) Gaza Strip (Egyptian)Jewish StateJerusalem
4Post 1967 Israel controls: The Sinai Peninsula of Egypt (until 1978) The Golan Heightsof Syria (to present)Border stripof Lebanon (until 2000)The West Bank and Gaza Strip(Gaza Strip disengagement 8/05)Jerusalem(but not Temple Mount)
9Dr. Muhammad Abd Al-Rahman Al- Masri [Muslim Brotherhood] wrote that the conflictbetween Muslims and Israel is, at heart,religious and that jihad must be wagedwherever Islamic land is occupied:“The conflict between the Zionist stateand the Muslim ummah is not like the fightbetween a landowner and a plundering occupier.This fight is, in essence, a struggle of faith...The Koran indicates this fight (will continue)until the Day of Judgment.”October 2011
10“The liberation [of Palestine] will come with the help of Allah, until it is attained by the last soldier, woman,and child, despite resistance by Israeland the United States….Jerusalem will become Arab and Muslim again,including all the places holyto Islam and Christianity.”Hamas Leader, Khaled Mash’al2006
11"Neither the liberation of the Gaza Strip, nor the liberation of the West Bank or even Jerusalemwill suffice us. Hamas will pursue the armed struggleuntil the liberation of all our lands.We don't recognize the state of Israelor its right to hold onto one inch of Palestine.Palestine is an Islamic landbelonging to all the Muslims."Hamas Leader in Gaza, Mahmoud Zahar2005
12The Covenant of the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) 18 August 1988 Preamble excerpt:Israel will exist and will continue to exist until Islam will obliterate it, just as it obliterated others before it“(The Martyr, Imam Hassan al-Banna,of blessed memory).
13The Islamic Resistance Movement is one of the wings of Muslim Brotherhood in Palestine.The Muslim Brotherhood Movement is auniversal organization which constitutes thelargest Islamic movement in modern times...It strives to raise the banner of Allahover every inch of Palestine,for under the wing of Islam followers of all religionscan coexist in security and safety where their lives,possessions and rights are concerned...Excerpts fromHamas charter: The martyrs' oath
14The Prophet, Allah bless him and grant him salvation, has said: 'The Day of Judgement will not come aboutuntil Muslims fight the Jews (killing the Jews),when the Jew will hide behind stones and trees.The stones and trees will say O Muslims,O Abdulla, there is a Jew behind me,come and kill him...'Excerpts fromHamas charter: The martyrs' oath
15The Zionist invasion is a vicious invasion... It relies greatly in its infiltration and espionageoperations on the secret organizations it gave rise to,such as the Freemasons, the Rotary and Lions clubs,and other sabotage groups. All these organizations,whether secret or open, work in the interest of Zionismand according to its instructions...Israel, Judaism and Jewschallenge Islam and the Muslim people.'May the cowards never sleep.'"Excerpts fromHamas charter: The martyrs' oath
16Genesis 16:11-12 The angel of the Lord also said to her: "You are now with childand you will have a son.You shall name him Ishmael,for the Lord has heard of your misery.He will be a wild donkey of a man;his hand will be against everyoneand everyone's hand against him,and he will live in hostilitytoward all his brothers."
17“In those days and at that time, Joel 3:1-3“In those days and at that time,when I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem,I will gather all nationsand bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat.There I will enter into judgment against themconcerning my inheritance, my people Israel,for they scattered my people among the nationsand divided up my land.They cast lots for my peopleand traded boys for prostitutes;they sold girls for winethat they might drink.”