Jihad operative, struck by IAF, dies of his wounds

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 30, 2006 08:54




An Islamic Jihad operative, who was struck by the IDF early Friday in Rafah, died of his wounds later in the morning. The 25-year-old Abdel Ghael was mortally wounded when he was hit by an IAF missile as he was trying to launch a rocket at the IDF. His death marked the first fatality since the IDF incursion began on Tuesday night.


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