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Gaza man succumbs to wounds he sustained as a teen in 2005

Feb. 16, 2017 10:08 P.M. (Updated: Feb. 19, 2017 5:24 P.M.)
Samed Fahmi Abu Shanab.
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian man in the Gaza Strip succumbed on Thursday to wounds he sustained by Israeli forces in 2005 -- when he was 18 years old -- according to locals. 

Samed Fahmi Abu Shanab, 29, from the al-Amal neighborhood of the city of Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, was being treated in Egyptian hospitals and was being prepared for a kidney transplant before he died on Thursday.

The nature of the wounds he sustained at the hands of Israeli forces remained unclear. 
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