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Films: Thwarted suicide bombers get ‘hell,’ not glory

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/films_thwarted_suicide_bombers_get_hell_not_glory_20061201

Sixteen-year-old Hassan is deeply frustrated because he was caught by Israeli police before he could blow himself up, together with the targeted Israeli civilians. "If I had been killed, my mother would call it a blessing," he says. "My family and 70 relatives would have gone to paradise, and that would be a great honor for me."

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