Essam Derbala
 


 

Age: 58



Summary: leading member of Egypt's hard-line Islamist group Gamaa Islamiya, which waged an armed insurgency against the government in the 1990's but later renounced violence and it was a strong ally of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi before and during his year in office, who was arrested earlier in the year and accused of inciting violence.




Cause of Death: Natural causes



Born: circa 1957


 
Died: August 9, 2015



Location:
Cairo, Egypt