QB mourns one of its fighters killed by Israeli gunfire

Al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, has mourned Mahmoud al-Adham, one of its fighters from Jabalia in Gaza. He was shot dead on Wednesday in an Israeli shooting attack.


In a press release, al-Qassam Brigades accused the Israeli occupation of intentionally opening fire at Adham while he was on duty at one of its border observation points in the north of Gaza.

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The Brigades said it launched a full-scale investigation into the incident, warning that “the enemy will bear the consequences of this criminal act.”

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On Thursday morning, the Palestinian health ministry in Gaza announced the death of a Palestinian young man in a shooting attack on a resistance post in the east of Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza,  without stating if the victim was a resistance fighter from al-Qassam Brigades.


Later, al-Qassam Brigades stated that the victim was one of its fighters who are responsible for guarding Gaza border areas, identifying him as 28-year-old Mahmoud al-Adham.