Following are excerpts
from an interview with released terrorist Ahlam Tamimi,
who was sentenced to 16 life terms in prison. The interview
was posted on the Internet on October 19, 2011.
If you could go back in time, would you carry out such a large-scale
Of course. I do not regret what happened. Absolutely not. This is the
path. I dedicated myself to Jihad for the sake of Allah, and Allah granted
me success. You know how many casualties there were [in the 2001 attack
on the Sbarro pizzeria]. This was made possible by Allah. Do you want
me to denounce what I did? That's out of the question. I would do it
again today, and in the same manner.