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Fatah student movement posts words from imprisoned terrorist encouraging intifada

Posted text
: “A letter from the engineer of the [second] Intifada Marwan Barghouti Abu Al-Qassam to our uprising (i.e., carrying out intifada) people”
Text on image:
“I am calling you to overcome your wounds, rise above the pain and move forward in order to protect the holy dream
Your brother
Marwan Barghouti”

Marwan Barghouti - serving 5 life sentences for orchestrating three shooting attacks that killed 5 people: one in Jerusalem (June 12, 2001, 1 killed), another in Givat Zeev near Jerusalem (Jan. 15, 2002, 1 killed), and one in Tel Aviv (March 5, 2002, 3 killed). When arrested in 2002, he headed the Tanzim (Fatah terror faction). After he was convicted and imprisoned, he was re-elected member of the Palestinian Authority parliament.