A Palestinian resistance fighter was pronounced dead on Wednesday at midday of wounds sustained during an Israeli attack targeting the Gaza Strip three weeks ago.

Mohamed Abed Rabuh, 24, was injured earlier this month; during Israeli attacks where thei army killed at least 130 Palestinian 95 of whom were civilians.

The Al Quds brigades, the armed wing of the Islamic Jihad, stated that Abed Rabuh was one of their fighters; he had been transferred to Egypt for emergency treatment shortly after he was injured and died today.

Shortly after the three day attack on Gaza, Egypt allowed a number of injured Palestinians entry for medical care, the Israeli army has placed Gaza under total siege since June 2007.