Palestinians who were the object of a targeted killing in the Gaza Strip, after operation Cast Lead

  • 2014

    • August

      • Muhammad Tal'at Zaki al-Ghul

        30 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 24 Aug 2014 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while riding in his car near the Falastin stadium in a-Nisr neighborhood.

      • Muhammad Ibrahim Salah Abu Shamaleh

        40 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 21 Aug 2014 in Rafah, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed in the Kulab family home along with two other Hamas military branch operatives. Also killed were four members of the Kulab family. In nearby homes, three members of the Yunes family and a woman, a member of the ‘Aytah family, were killed as well. A man from the Abu Abu Salimah family was injured in a nearby building and later died of his wounds.

      • Raed Subhi Ahmad al-'Attar

        40 years old, resident of Yabna R.C, Rafah District, killed on 21 Aug 2014 in Rafah, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed in the Kulab family home along with two other Hamas military branch operatives. Also killed were four members of the Kulab family. In nearby homes, three members of the Yunes family and a woman, a member of the ‘Aytah family, were killed as well. A man from the Abu Abu Salimah family was injured in a nearby building and later died of his wounds.

      • Faraj Hussein Khamis Abu Rabi'

        45 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Aug 2014 in Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed at home.

      • Danyal Kamel Muhammad Mansur

        41 years old, resident of Rafah R.C, killed on 03 Aug 2014 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed together with another operative in the armed wing of Islamic Jihad in the home of the Nijem family, and together with five other members of the family, when the house collapsed on the people inside. The neighboring house was also hit in the strike, killing three members of a family.

    • July

      • Salah a-Din Ahmad Ibrahim Abu Hasanein

        47 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, killed on 25 Jul 2014 in a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Operative in the combat propaganda network of Islamic Jihad. Killed in his home together with two of his sons.

      • Sha'ban Suliman a-Dahduh

        35 years old, killed on 21 Jul 2014 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed together with 10 members of the Kilani and Dirbas families in a strike on the a-Salaam office building in which he had found shelter. According to a military statement, he was the target of the strike.

      • Nidal Muhammad Ibrahim al-Malash

        22 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 12 Jul 2014 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed together with seven others, four of them also operatives in the armed wing of Hamas, while they were sitting at the entrance to a building in the a-Sheikh Radwan neighborhood. Another person was injured in the attack and died of his injuries two weeks later.

      • Ghassan Ahmad Mahmoud al-Masri

        25 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 12 Jul 2014 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed together with seven others, four of them also operatives in the armed wing of Hamas, while they were sitting at the entrance to a building in the a-Sheikh Radwan neighborhood. Another person was injured in the attack and died of his injuries two weeks later.

      • Hazem Ibrahim Mahmoud Ba'lushah

        33 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 10 Jul 2014 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities Additional information: Killed along with two people, one of them an operative in the Islamic Jihad's military branch, while traveling in a car.

      • Mahmoud Tali' Sa'di Walud

        26 years old, killed on 10 Jul 2014 in Jabalya, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed along with two people while traveling in a car.

      • Hafez Muhammad Ahmad Hamad

        37 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jul 2014 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Operative in military branch of Islamic Jihad. Killed at home along with five other members of his family. More on the incident

      • Muhammad Sa'id Ahmad Sha'ban

        23 years old, resident of Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, killed on 08 Jul 2014 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed together with two additional operatives in Hamas's military branch while traveling in a car.

    • June

      • Muhammad Muhammad Ramadan al-fasih

        22 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 27 Jun 2014 in a-Shati' R.C, Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: Killed while travelling in a car with another armed militant, who was also killed.

      • Ousamah Hassan Musa al-Hassumi

        28 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 27 Jun 2014 in a-Shati' R.C, Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: Killed while travelling in a car with another armed militant, who was also killed.

      • Muhammad Ahmad 'Abd a-Latif al-'Awour

        33 years old, resident of Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, killed on 11 Jun 2014 next to Beit Lahiya, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle with his 10-year-old nephew, who was also hit and died of his wounds on 14 June 2014. Passengers in a passing car were also wounded.

    • January

      • Ahmad Muhammad Jum'ah Khalil a-Z'anin

        21 years old, resident of Beit Hanun, North Gaza District, killed on 22 Jan 2014 in Beit Hanoun, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Front. Additional information: Killed while sitting outside his home with another person, who was also killed.

  • 2013

    • April

      • Haitham Ziad Ibrahim al-Mishal

        25 years old, resident of a-Shati' Camp, Gaza District, killed on 30 Apr 2013 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle in western Gaza City.

  • 2012

    • November

      • Muhammad Riad Ass'ad Shamalakh

        23 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 19 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed while riding in a rented car in southern Gaza City.

      • Ramez Najib Musa Harb

        36 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 19 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: A ranking member of the organization. Killed while at the Islamic Jihad media office in the al-Shuruq building in central Gaza City.

      • Ahmad 'Issam Sami a-Nahal

        26 years old, resident of a-Shati' Camp, Gaza District, killed on 18 Nov 2012 in a-Shati' R.C, Gaza District, by gunfire from a ship, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while standing on his doorstep.Two civilians were also killed.

      • Ousamah Yusef Mansur al-Qadi

        26 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 17 Nov 2012 in Rafah, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle in Rafah, together with another armed man.

      • Ahmad Muhammad Jadu' Abu Jalal

        43 years old, resident of al-Maghazi R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Nov 2012 in al-Maghazi R.C, Deir al-Balah District, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: A commander in the military wing of Hamas, killed while at agricultural land in al-Maghazi R.C. with his brother, an activist with the military wing of Hamas who was also killed, and with other people, two of whom were also killed.

      • Khaled Khalil 'Ali a-Sha'er

        25 years old, resident of al-Maghazi R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 16 Nov 2012 in Deir al-Balah, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle near a hospital in Deir al-Balah, together with two other armed men who were wounded and died of their injuries a few days later.

      • Habes Hassan 'Awad Mesmeh

        29 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 15 Nov 2012 in Khan Yunis, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while trying to launch rockets, together with two other armed men who were also killed.

      • Ahmad Sa'id Khalil al-Ja'bri

        52 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 14 Nov 2012 in Gaza city, by gunfire from a aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: A commander of the military wing of Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Killed while riding in a car on Omar al-Mukhtar Street in Gaza City, together with Muhammad al-Hams, who was also killed.

    • October

      • Hisham 'Ali 'Abd al-Karim a-Sa'idani

        43 years old, resident of al-Bureij R.C, Deir al-Balah District, killed on 13 Oct 2012 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: A senior figure in the organization. Killed while riding a motorcycle with another armed person.

      • Ashraf Nimer Harb Sabah

        36 years old, resident of Deir al-Balah, killed on 13 Oct 2012 in Jabalya R.C, North Gaza District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle with another armed person.

      • 'Abdallah Hassan Muhammad Makawi

        24 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, injured on 07 Oct 2012 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing, and died on 08 Oct 2012. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle with another armed person.

    • September

      • Anis Muhammad Mahmoud Abu al-'Anin

        36 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, killed on 19 Sep 2012 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: A senior figure in the organization. Killed while riding in a vehicle together with another armed person in Rafah who was also killed.

    • August

      • 'Eid 'Okal Muhammad Hijazi

        22 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 03 Aug 2012 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle with another armed person.

    • June

      • Ghaleb 'Awwad 'Ayad Ermelat

        21 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 20 Jun 2012 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Killed while riding a motorcycle with another armed person. According to the IDF Spokesperson, he was involved in a terror attack on the Israeli-Egyptian border on 11 June 2012.

    • March

      • Mahdi Ahmad Mahmoud Abu Shawish

        25 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 10 Mar 2012 in Egyptian Border, Rafah District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: Killed when about to ride his motorcycle in the tunnel area of Rafah.

      • Zuheir Musa Ahmad al-Qaysi

        49 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, killed on 09 Mar 2012 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: 18. Secretary General of the Popular Resistance Committee. Killed while riding in a vehicle with another armed man, who was also killed.

      • Mahmoud Ahmad Hanani

        44 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 09 Mar 2012 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: Killed while riding in a vehicle with the Secretary General of the Popular Resistance Committee, who was also killed.

  • 2011

    • December

      • 'Issam Subhi Isma'il al-Batsh

        43 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 08 Dec 2011 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: A senior official in the organization. He was killed while riding in his car with his nephew, who was active in the military wing of Hamas and was also killed in the attack.

    • October

      • Muhammad Khamis Mar'i 'Ashur

        23 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 29 Oct 2011 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed with four other armed persons while at an Islamic Jihad training camp.

      • Ahmad Khalil 'Abd a-Latif a-Sheikh Khalil

        36 years old, resident of Yabna R.C, Rafah District, killed on 29 Oct 2011 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: A senior official in the organization. He was killed with four other armed persons while at an Islamic Jihad training camp.

      • Bassem Muhammad Salman Abu al-'Ata

        33 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 29 Oct 2011 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed with four other armed persons while at an Islamic Jihad training camp.

      • Hassan Muhammad Hassan al-Khadari

        26 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 29 Oct 2011 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Did not participate in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed with four other armed persons while at an Islamic Jihad training camp.

      • 'Abd al-Karim Musa 'Odeh Shatat

        24 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 29 Oct 2011 in Rafah, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed with four other armed persons while at an Islamic Jihad training camp.

    • August

      • Isma'il Zuhdi Isma'il al-Asmar

        36 years old, resident of Tall a-Sultan Camp, Rafah District, killed on 24 Aug 2011 in Tall a-Sultan R.C, Rafah District, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: He was killed while riding in his car in Rafah.

      • Mu'taz Bassem Hamdan Kreqa'

        28 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 19 Aug 2011 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: He was killed while riding on a motorcycle with his brother and his toddler son. More on the incident

      • Kamal 'Awad Muhammad a-Nayrab

        43 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, killed on 18 Aug 2011 in Rafah, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: A senior members of the organization, he was killed while at a meeting with other activists of the organization at the house of one of them.

      • Khaled Ibrahim Salman al-Masri

        26 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 18 Aug 2011 in Rafah, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: He was killed while at a meeting with other activists of the organization at the house of one of them.

      • 'Imad 'Abd al-Karim 'Abd al-Khaleq Hammad

        40 years old, resident of a-Shaburah (R.C), Rafah District, killed on 18 Aug 2011 in Rafah, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: A senior members of the organization, he was killed while at a meeting with other activists of the organization at the house of one of them.

      • Imad a-Din Na'im Sayed Naser

        46 years old, resident of Tall a-Sultan Camp, Rafah District, killed on 18 Aug 2011 in Rafah, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: He was killed while at a meeting with other activists of the organization at the house of one of them.

      • Khaled Hamad Sha'th Sha'th

        32 years old, resident of Rafah, killed on 18 Aug 2011 in Rafah, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committee. Additional information: He was killed at a meeting at his house with other activists. His infant son was also killed.

    • January

      • Muhammad Jamil Musa a-Najar

        23 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, killed on 11 Jan 2011 next to Khan Yunis, by a missile fired from an aircraft, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed while riding on a motorcycle on the Khan Yunis-Rafah road.

  • 2010

    • November

      • Islam Saleh 'Abd al-Hamid Yasin

        34 years old, resident of Jabalya, North Gaza District, killed on 17 Nov 2010 in Gaza city, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Wanted by Israel, he was killed with his brother by missile fire while they were riding in a car.

      • Muhammad Jamal Fares a-Namnam

        25 years old, resident of a-Shati' Camp, Gaza District, killed on 03 Nov 2010 in Gaza city, by a missile, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities Additional information: Wanted by Israel, he was killed by missile fire while driving his car in Gaza City.

  • 2009

    • March

      • Khaled Harb Khaled Sh'alan

        23 years old, resident of Gaza city, killed on 04 Mar 2009 in Gaza city, by a missile fired from an helicopter, He was the object of a targeted killing. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of the Islamic Jihad. Additional information: Killed while riding in his car.

    • January

      • Hussein Faiz Hussein Shameyah

        25 years old, resident of Khan Yunis, injured on 27 Jan 2009 in Khan Yunis, by gunfire, He was the object of a targeted killing, and died on 08 Feb 2009. Participated in hostilities member of the military wing of Hamas. Additional information: Killed while riding on a motor scooter in al-'Aqad area.

53 Palestinians who were the object of a targeted killing in the Gaza Strip, after operation Cast Lead

  • 2014

    • August: 5
    • July: 8
    • June: 3
    • January: 1
    • Total: 17
  • 2013

    • April: 1
    • Total: 1
  • 2012

    • November: 8
    • October: 3
    • September: 1
    • August: 1
    • June: 1
    • March: 3
    • Total: 17
  • 2011

    • December: 1
    • October: 5
    • August: 7
    • January: 1
    • Total: 14
  • 2010

    • November: 2
    • Total: 2
  • 2009

    • March: 1
    • January: 1
    • Total: 2