The Targeted Killing of Sameh Fahim Hashem al-Mamluk ( سامح فهيم هاشم المملوك ) Head of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Rocket Squad

Today, (May 11) one of the senior PIJ figures, Sameh al-Mamluk, 34, was killed by Israel. Al-Mamluk was the head of the special rocket unit in the military wing of the PIJ, al-Quds Battalions [Saraya al-Quds سرايا القدس]. Together with al-Mamluk, another two senior PIJ operatives were Killed: Muhammad Abu al-Atta and Kamal Karika.

Sameh Fahim Hashem al-Mamluk ( سامح فهيم هاشم المملوك )

The assassination operation was made possible in light of accurate intelligence information which enabled the firing of a precise missile that hit a safe house in the Rimal neighborhood in Gaza, where al-Mamluk was congregating with several senior PIJ military commanders.

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Dafna Messing

Dafna Messing

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