Aug 11 2011
A member of Hamas’s armed wing, the Izzadin a-Kassam Brigades, was killed by an explosion in his Rafah home in the southern Gaza Strip late Wednesday night, Palestinian news agency Ma’an reported.
J POST The man was killed in an explosion, a suspected “work accident” likely caused while the man was preparing an explosive device. It was under investigation by Hamas security forces, according to the report. The man killed was reportedly Ali Nayef al-Haj, a 20-year-old resident of the central Gaza Strip.