The al-Qassam Brigade, the armed wing of Hamas, reported that one of its fighters was killed on Saturday morning during a mission in central Gaza.The Brigades did not elaborate on the cause of death but stated that the fighters “was killed while performing his duty.”

He was identified as Majdi Hasan, 24, from Al Mughraqa village in central Gaza.

The Brigades stated that Hasan was one of its senior fighters and members, and reaffirmed its commitment to continue the resistance until liberation and independence.