A review of Abu Srour's profiles that the Palestinian teenager was a great fan of The Palestinian Islamist movement, Hamas. He shared multiple banners in support of the movement and wrote comments revealing his admiration for Yahya Ayyash, former chief bomb maker for Hamas, who was assassinated by by Israel in January 1996.
Participants in the solidarity march chanted their support for Hamas saying, "Ayyash will come back", referring to Yahya Ayyash.
During Ayyash's tenure, Hamas has carried out the most lethal suicide bombings ever to occurr in Israel.
The crowd extolled Abu Srour, shouting "Prepare your swords, we are the sons of Mohammad Deif," reffering to commander of Hamas' military wing, who survived an attempt by the IDF during Operation Protective Edge in August of 2014.
The family of the suspected bomber that they would not be receiving condolences until they receive and bury his body.
Despite numerous reports circulating that Abu Srour was the terrorist responsible for and Hamas claiming the attack, the Shin Bet and Police have not confirmed those rumors amid a strict gag order.
During the solidarity march, the masses extolled Abu Srour, shouting "Prepare your swords, we are the sons of Mohammad Deif" (a top commander of Hamas' military wing, Kassam Brigades, who survived an assassination attempt by the IDF during Operation Protective Edge in August 2014).