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Wanted Hamas Militant Leader Killed in Gaza in ‘Accidental’ Explosion


51 yr-old Ibrahim Hussein Abu al-Naja, wanted by the IDF for being a leader of Hamas’s armed wing, was finally ‘done in’ by an “accidental” explosion in Gaza.



A prominent leader of Hamas’ Izzadin Kassam brigade was killed Wednesday in an “accidental” explosion in southern Gaza, according to PA news outlet Ma’an.

The explosion occurred at a Hamas post near Rafah, injuring three other militants, according to the Palestinian news agency.

51 yr-old Ibrahim Hussein Abu Al-Naja, a prominent leader of the Izz Al-Din Al-Qassam Brigades, was killed in an explosion on 7 June 2017. – Arab media

Hamas described Ibrahim Hussein Abu al-Naja as a prominent leader and said the source of the explosion was not clear. Continue Reading »

IDF, Arab Rioters Clash After Funeral of Female Terrorist Shot Dead Attacking Soldier


The clashes followed the funeral of 18 yr-old female terrorist who died after being shot by the IDF at a checkpoint on Tuesday as she tried to stab an Israeli soldier.

By Arutz Sheva Staff


Clashes broke out Wednesday between Palestinian youths and Israeli forces in Hevron following the funeral of a female terrorist shot dead after trying to stab a soldier.

Around 50 rioters threw stones at soldiers, who responded with stun grenades and tear gas in the flashpoint city, cite of Judaism’s second holiest site, the Tomb of the Patriarchs, and where some 500 Israeli Jews live under heavy guard surrounded by largely hostile Palestinians. Continue Reading »

Palestinian shot dead, 2 wounded at funeral after IDF responded to live-fire

Palestinians report the IDF shooting dead the cousin of deceased former prisoner and at least 2 others wounded in clashes during funeral.

By Elior Levy


A Palestinian was killed and two were wounded in clashes with the IDF, Palestinian sources said Friday.

Crowd at the funeral in Beit Omar

Ziad Awad, 30, died during riots that broke out at the funeral of Jafaar Awad, a close relative who was released from prison a few weeks ago because of a terminal illness and died on Thursday. Ziad Awad, the cousin of the deceased former prisoner, was shot in the back by IDF fire, according to the Palestinians.
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