Palestinian medical sources reported that a fighter of the Al Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, died on Friday at dawn of serious wounds suffered during the three week Israeli war on Gaza that started on December 27, 2008.The fighter was identified as Khaled Suleiman Kaware’, from Khan Younis, in the southern part of the Gaza Strip, medical sources reported.

He was seriously wounded when an Israeli chopper targeted him with a missile leading to the amputation of his legs in addition to various wounds to several parts of his body.

His heath condition witnessed serious complications, and repeated comas; he was also moved to several hospitals in Gaza and abroad in an attempt to save his life, and remained on live support until his death.