Molotov cocktail against Christian activists home in
Samir Qumsieh, owner and director of the only private Christian Tv in Palestine, is the victim. For some time now, he has been receiving threats and has been the object of intimidation. Yet his appeals to the authorities have fallen on deaf ears.
In 1996 Mr Qumsieh founded Al-Mahed (the Nativity) TV in
A few days ago he called on
We avoided the worst by a miracle. One of the bottles fell on wet grass causing little damage; the other did not explode, he said. Never the less, the incident is but the latest in a long string of similar episodes.
Qumsieh said that in the past defamatory and indimidatory leaflets about him were circulated. But what is worse is that despite my pleas that something be done to find those responsible for these acts, the security forces have done nothing.