(PNIC) – Sameer Qantar was a great leader, his whole life was spent struggling for Palestine and Al-Quds’ independence and we salute him for that.
Muzaffar Hashmi, Allama Qazi Ahmed Noorani, Molana Baqar Zaidi, Mehfooz Yar Khan Advocate, Syed Azhar Ali Hamdani, Sabir Abu Maryam and others expressed condolences.
Central leaders of Palestine Foundation Pakistan said “Sameer Qantar was a brave and courageous person who started practically working for Palestine’s independence and for ending Israel’s occupation of Bait ul Muqaddas since a very young age and had been detained by Israel for 30 years for the same reason where he was badly tortured. Martyred leader always used to be active for Palestine’s independence and Palestinians’ rights. He was targeted in aerial bombing last night at his residence”.
Shaheed Sameer Qantar was released in 2008 by Hizbollah’s efforts after being detained for 30 years in Israeli jails and soon after his release he announced to continue his struggle.