Zeinab and her son Ali, looking at photos of Samir Kuntar and the Dome of the Rock of Palestine.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Zeinab Berjawi's parents were reluctant to accept Samir Kuntar's advances.The fact that 20 years separated the pair also did not sit well with Zeinab's family.Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah contacted Zeinab's family.Hezbollah, on behalf of Kuntar, also sent a delegation to quell any fears Zeinab herself might have. Smiling mischievously, Zeinab recounted how their forays irritated Hezbollah's security apparatus.Zeinab would wake Kuntar up and console him.So Kuntar wrote them letters instead.After their first year of marriage, Kuntar grew more withdrawn. Zeinab grew up privileged; she enjoyed the finer things.Instead of directly teaching Kuntar how to adapt to the new world, Zeinab showed him.Kuntar never had to ask for anyone's help after his wife's unorthodox instructive techniques. Zeinab was a journalist for a prominent foreign media outlet, while Kuntar attended Hezbollah security and military training programs.
Berri: House renewal beyond impossible
Slowly but surely Geneva Call inspires political synergy
NASSS looks to spread sexual awareness, dispel misinformation
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE