Fatah official: “Israel has decided to execute our nation”
Official PA daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida - Mar. 2, 2015

The Israeli Electric Company cut off electricity to two Palestinian towns for a limited period of time (February 2015) in order to pressure the PA to pay part of its billion shekel debt to Israel for electricity. The following is the response from Fatah official Sabri Saidam:

Headline: “Analysts: Power cut by Israel signals large-scale financial losses”
     “Dr. Sabri Saidam, Deputy ‎Secretary of the Fatah Revolutionary ‎Council and President [Mahmoud Abbas’] ‎advisor for communications and ‎information technology, said that by cutting power [to PA cities], Israel has decided to execute our nation, the last power cut to the cities Nablus and Jenin having lasted an hour…”