Hamas Islamic Resistance

Former Hamas chief consoles family of assassinated Islamic Jihad official

16 November, 19

Khalid Meshal, former head of Hamas Political Bureau, send on Friday evening his sincere condolences to father of Islamic Jihad official Baha Abu Al-Ata, who was assassinated by Israeli occupation on Tuesday dawn.

In a phone call to Abu al-Ata’s father and Khalid al-Batsh, member of Islamic Jihad politburo, Meshal highlighted Hamas’ position in support of Islamic Jihad and the Abu al-Ata family.

Hailing the assassinated Islamic Jihad official as a national figure, Meshal offered his condolences to the leadership of al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of Islamic Jihad.

Meshal reiterated that the Palestinian resistance would continue defending its people against any Israeli aggression.