Palestinian sources in Ramallah, in the northern part of the West Bank,
reported that under-cover units of the Israeli army ambushed and
assassinated a fighter of the Al Aqsa Brigades, the armed wing of Fateh

The sources stated that Ala' Al Raby, 25, from Dir Ghassana village, near Ramallah, was assassinated by the Israeli fire Special Forces as he was walking in one of Ramallah streets.

He was moved to Ramallah Governmental Hospital and died of his serious wounds there.

The Al Aqsa Brigades said that it will retaliate and avenge the assassination and the continuous Israeli military attacks against the Palestinian people.

Eights Palestinians, including a child, an aged man and four Palestinian Security personnel, were killed in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip on Monday.