Wednesday, Feb. 10
Latest News
  1. Knesset approves divisive 'NGO transparency bill' in first reading
  2. Israeli settler wounded in Gush Etzion stabbing
  3. Foreign press voices dismay as Israel alleges media bias
  4. Hamas fighter killed in week's 2nd deadly tunnel collapse
  5. PLO condemns Hamas military wing for execution in Gaza Strip
  6. 2 Palestinian girls detained after alleged stabbing attempts
  7. Suspended Palestinian MKs slam Netanyahu's 'incitement'
  8. Palestinian dies from swine flu in Israeli hospital
  9. Israel demolishes Palestinian homes in Nablus-area 'firing zone'
  10. Reports: Israeli police thwart arms smuggler at Israeli crossing

PPSF secretary general buried in Al-Bireh

Aug. 4, 2009 7:15 P.M. (Updated: Aug. 4, 2009 7:15 P.M.)
Ramallah – Ma’an – Hundreds of Palestinians joined in the funeral procession of Secretary General of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front (PPSF) of Samir Ghousha Tuesday, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah.

The funeral started at three o’clock from the Governmental Hospital in Ramallah, and Ghousha’s body was transported on an official military vehicle with Palestinian Presidential Guards flanking the convoy. The mourners travelled past the deceased’s family home then to the Presidential Compound (Muqata’a) in Ramallah for an official ceremony.

Ghousha was buried in the Martyrs Cemetery in Al-Bireh.

Several Palestinian officials attended the funeral procession including member of the PLO executive committee Yasser Abed Rabbo, Ahmad Abdul-Rahman representing president Abbas, along with other members of the PLO’s Executive Committee and members of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2016