Fatah: We must include the rifle and a time for “fighter’s rest”
Official Palestinian Authority TV - Jan. 10, 2005

Samir Al-Mashharawi, member of Fatah Central Committee:
    “We of Fatah say – we must include all of this, and choose the right time for the rifle and the right time for negotiations... We may view this period devoted to negotiations as the ‘fighter’s rest’.”