Friday, Nov. 16
Latest News
  1. Abbas: 'Occupation will eventually demise and collapse'
  2. World Bank will continue to provide budget support to PA
  3. Czech Republic to contribute over €200,000 to UNRWA
  4. Abbas signs accession papers to several international conventions
  5. Israeli forces detain 4 Palestinians in West Bank
  6. Israel bans Jerusalemites entry as settlers storm Al-Aqsa
  7. Euro-Med: Israeli airstrikes displaced 100 families across Gaza
  8. Israeli forces detain entire family of Palestinian attack suspect
  9. Israeli bulldozers raze, level lands in southern Gaza
  10. PLO: 30 years after declaration of independence, occupation lingers

Hamas fighter dies during training exercise in Gaza

Sept. 19, 2017 1:48 P.M. (Updated: Sept. 19, 2017 4:07 P.M.)
(File)
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- A member of the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades -- the Hamas movement's military wing -- died in a “training accident” on Tuesday in the southern Gaza Strip, according to Gaza's Ministry of Health.

The ministry identified the fighter as 24-year-old Hani Faraj Muhammad Shluf.

The brigades later released a statement confirming Shluf’s involvement in the group and his death, though they did not clarify the exact circumstances of his death.

Shluf was the third Hamas fighter to die over the past week. Two fighters died last week during a tunnel collapse.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015