Abu Zakaria al-Jamal


Age: 49


Summary: senior leader of the armed-wing political organization Hamas believed to be commander of Gaza City's rocket-launching squads, where at least more than 34 rocket missiles were fired at Israel during a nearly two-week military conflict against Islamic Palestinian extremists.



Cause of Death: Killed in an Israeli air strike


Born: 1959


Died: January 3, 2009


Location: Gaza, Israel