Khader al-Saidi

 

 

Age: 67

 

Summary: Palestinian tenant who had been hospitalized in critical condition for nearly a month from serious wounds suffered in the controversial July 23 IAF raid which targeted Hamas military leader Salah Shehade when the Israeli F-16 fighter-bomber dropped a one-tonne guided bomb on a crowded area in a densley populated Gaza City neighborhood where Shehade was hiding at a undisclosed safehouse, in which the attack also killed 13 Palestinian civilians and injured over 150 others receiving widespread condemnation from other Middle Eastern nations, Western Europe, and the United States.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in an Israeli air strike

 

Born: 1935

 

Died: August 9, 2002

 

Location: Gaza City, Palestine