Hamas leader killed in 'accidental' Gaza explosion

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 8, 2017 12:31
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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 Wednesday at a Hamas post near Rafah, injuring three other Hamas militants. According to Ma'an, Hamas described Ibrahim Hussein Abu al-Naja as a prominent leader.

The source of the explosion was not clear according to initial reports.


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