Hamas chief vows to keep up "resistance" after Jaabari killed

KHARTOUM Thu Nov 15, 2012 12:15pm GMT

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KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal on Thursday condemned the killing of military commander Ahmed al-Jaabari and vowed to continue the "resistance" against Israel after the Jewish state launched an offensive against Palestinian militants in Gaza.

"Men and women in Palestine, we will continue the resistance," Meshaal said at a meeting of Islamic leaders in the Sudanese capital Khartoum.

(Reporting by Ulf Laessing and Alexander Dziadosz; Editing by Sonya Hepinstall)

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Raymond.Vermont wrote:
How long does the successor want to live for… And how many of his ‘family’ does he want removed with him?

Nov 15, 2012 3:44pm GMT  --  Report as abuse
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