As Reported by Qods News Agency (Qodsna) Nasser Abousharif, the representative of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement in Tehran, referred to the process of intellectual and organizational formation of the Islamic Jihad, saying that the basic idea and goal of the Islamic Jihad movement was to unite Palestine and Islam.
Abu sharif further mentioned the idea and the characteristics of the formation of the Islamic Jihad Movement, added: One of the characteristics of the Islamic Jihad movement is that it is formed in Palestine and Gaza and not outside Palestine and this is a unique feature that no other fighting group
He added: "Another important feature of the formation of Islamic Jihad is the fight against the Zionist regime." From the very beginning, this movement put on the resistance and armed struggle against the Zionist regime. One of the first and, of course, important ideas of its formation was the resistance and victory against the Zionist regime which was practiced from the very beginning.
He said that the movement defined the way to fight the Zionist regime from the beginning: Islamic Jihad put into its own order different forms of struggle and resistance, and one of the most important was armed resistance from the beginning. It was on the agenda.
The representative of the Islamic Jihad Movement added: "The first major operation the regime carried out was a Shujai operation in 1987." The Palestinian people celebrate October 7 each year and celebrate the occasion. This battle can be considered the primary spark of the first intifada. Although prior to the operation, the Islamic Jihad movement has waged many intellectual and organizational battles. It did, but the operation had a special character - it was very visible and it was able to gather all the Palestinians around. It was able to attract many Palestinian groups.
Abu Sharif, referring to the active and albeit small presence of the Islamic Jihad youth in the Palestinian intifada, emphasized that the youth of the Islamic Jihad movement were at the beginning of the first intifada, despite the small number of the most prominent and active fighters involved.
Nasser Abu Sharif added: The Islamic Jihad did a lot of operations during the first intifada and also played a key role in the fight called the knife fight, and then participated in the martyrdom operation, which culminated in the 1995 martyrdom operation. 60 Zionists injured.
Quds News Agency Director Mehdi Shakibai first conveyed a congratulatory message from Dr. Zahra Mostafavi, Secretary General of the Palestinian Defense Ministry, on the occasion of the anniversary of the formation of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, to the Palestinian Brothers and Nasser Abu sharif, a representative of this movement and all ten Islamic Resistance fighters. The latter have always strived to break the link between the Islamic Republic and the resistance movements and to create divisions and divisions between them. From the very beginning we have established our relationship with resistance movements based on the element of Islamism, Zionism and resistance.