From Ynet News, 22/7/09, by Ali Waked:
Fatah official: Movement to display commitment to armed struggle in upcoming convention
No recognition of Israel – Rafik al-Natsheh (one head)
As the Fatah movement prepares for its upcoming leadership convention...scheduled for August 4...senior Fatah official Rafik al-Natsheh said that the group will not be recognizing Israel.
"We will maintain the resistance option in all its forms and we will not recognize Israel," he said. "Not only don't we demand that anyone recognize Israel; we don't recognize Israel ourselves. However, the Palestinian Authority government is required to do it, or else it will not be able to serve the Palestinian people." ...