Starving is a figure of speech that also includes misery. My point was that Fatah leadership does not seem to be able to differentiate between the real benefits of peace, someting they have been enjoying in the WB re: economic growth, and perpetual misery assured by continued confrontation. Erekat's maximalist position guarantees the latter.
U.S., allies conduct 31 air strikes in Syria and Iraq against ISIS militants (Reuters)
from the article: Palestinian official: We're ready for talks with U.S., but not Israel