Following are excerpts from an Iranian animated movie for children, which aired on IRIB 3 TV on October 28, 2005. The movie was aired at 8 a.m. in Iran.
Palestinian woman: You killed my child, that's enough. You ruthless man, let him go.
Israeli soldier: Shut up, old woman!
Young girl: Mother!
Abd Al-Rahman: Be quiet.
Father: You illegitimate atheist, I will kill you.
Israeli commander: Finish him off.
Young girl: Mother! Dear mother, open your eyes. Why isn't our mother saying anything? Dear mother, for God's sake, please don't die.
Abd Al-Rahman: Oh God, I must take revenge upon these bloodthirsty aggressors, who murdered my father, mother, and brother.
Karim: Abd Al-Rahman, your father was my uncle. You are like a brother to me. Whatever you decide to do, my brother, know that I will stand by your side.
Abd Al-Rahman: Karim, there must be a way to fight these criminals.
Karim: As a matter of fact, I know someone who could help us.
Abd Al-Rahman: God bless you, Karim. who is he?
Karim: Our neighbor's son. His name is Jassem. He has been in a resistance group for some years now, fighting the Israelis.
Abd Al-Rahman: Great, so how can we meet with him?
Karim: I learned today that he has secretly come to the village to visit his family. If we go now, perhaps we can meet with him and ask if we can join the resistance group.
Jassem: Hurry up, guys. come in.
Abd Al-Rahman: I feel I shouldn't just sit quietly. I must do something.
Jassem: Abd Al-Rahman, would you recognize the criminal officer if you saw him?
Abd Al-Rahman: Of course. How could I ever forget his huge body, his height, and especially the wound on his face?
Jassem: Did you say he had a wound on his face? Where?
Abd Al-Rahman: There was a scar on the left side of his face.
Jassem: The man who turned your family into martyrs is one of the most bloodthirsty Israeli officers. May God curse him for his ruthlessness.
Abd Al-Rahman: Do you know who he is?
Jassem: Yes, I know him well. His name is Ariel. He is a criminal through and through. He shows no mercy, not even for children.
Jassem: Yesterday, many Israeli soldiers came to the village without warning. They gave the people 15 minutes to leave the village. But the villagers refused to do so, and then, bloodthirsty Ariel gave the order to open fire on the people. All the villagers, including the women and children, were killed.
Khalil, tell your group members that tomorrow night they must join up with our group. At all costs, we must prevent the barbaric Zionist murdering of our people.
Khalil: Sure, I will do it. The problem is that we are very few. Such an operation requires more men.
Abd Al-Rahman: Can I join your group? Please.
Karim: I want to join too.
Khalil: No. This is impossible, because you've had no training and cannot bear arms.
Abd Al-Rahman: But we have two days to learn how to throw hand grenades and so on.
Karim: We can do it. Please let us, brother Jassem.
Khalil: Accept them, Jassem. There's no other way.
Jassem: Alright, I accept. But you must know that you may become martyrs. None of us knows if he will survive this operation, so you must give this careful thought.
Abd Al-Rahman: I've already thought about this. I will avenge the blood of my family, even if I am killed doing so.
Karim: This is not only in revenge for your father, mother, and brother. This bloodthirsty man must be held accountable for all his crimes. We must not allow these bloodthirsty Zionists to take even one inch of our holy land. If necessary, we will die this way.
Khalil: Well said! I applaud your deep faith.
Abd Al-Rahman's aunt: Farewell, my dear ones. God willing, you'll be successful. Go, my children. Do not let the enemy beat you. Go and show the Zionists how brave and heroic are the children of Palestine.
Jassem: We are near the border, where the Zionists want to pass. We will attack them in accordance with our plan. May God be with you, brothers. I now our mission is a hard one, but with God's help we must stop this bloodthirsty enemy. If there are no questions, assume your positions.
Karim and Abd Al-Rahman, you wait here. Here, these are for you. Your role in this operation is very important. While the others are keeping the Israeli soldiers busy, you must throw grenades at them.
Abd Al-Rahman waits for an Israeli military convoy to pass by, and ties a string of grenades around his waist.
Jassem: Brothers, get ready. They are coming.
Abd Al-Rahman: I place my trust in God. Allah Akbar.
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