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“The fire ignited and the rifle sang‎”

“The fire ignited and the rifle sang‎” – towards Fatah anniversary PA TV broadcasts song praising violence

Official PA TV broadcast of a song as a filler in between programs in honor of the 58th anniversary of the Launch of Fatah, counted from its first terror attack against Israel

Lyrics: “The fire ignited and the rifle sang‎
O homeland, ask for the young people and have hope
The fire ignited from Acre to Tira (i.e., Israeli cities)‎
A handful of children who were raised on a mat
And they have grown up and not forgotten the land”

[Official PA TV, Dec. 29, 2022]

Text on screen: "The song 'The fire ignited and the rifle sang' - whose lyrics were written by poet Ahmad Dahbour, and which was composed by artist Hussein Nazek, performed by the Alashekeen band - is one of the songs of the revolution."