Palestinian political violence
Palestinian political violence refers to acts of violence undertaken to further the Palestinian cause. These political objectives include self-determination in and sovereignty over Palestine, the "lib...
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Abd al-Rahim al-Hajj Muhammad
Abd al-Rahim al-Hajj Muhammad (Arabic: عبد الرحيم الحج محمد‎;1892 – 23 March 1939), also known by his kunya Abu Kamal, was a prominent Palestinian Arab commander of rebel forces during ...
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Wafa al Bass
Wafa al Bass (Wafa al-Biss, b. 1984) is a Palestinian Arab resident of Gaza who was permitted to enter Israel for the purpose of being treated at an Israeli hospital in 2005. She wore a suicide bomb v...
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam
Izz ad-Din Abd al-Qadar ibn Mustafa ibn Yusuf ibn Muhammad al-Qassam (probably 1882 – 20 November 1935) (Arabic: عز الدين بن عبد القادر بن مصطفى بن يوسف بن محمد القسام‎, ʿIzz ad-Dīn bin Abd ...
Izz ad-Din al-Qassam - Wikipedia
Leila Khaled
Leila Khaled (Arabic: ليلى خالد‎, [ˈlajla ˈxaːled]; born April 9, 1944) is a member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) and an airline hijacker who was later released...
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Khalid ‘Abd al-Majid
Khalid ‘Abd al-Majid (Arabic: خالد عبد المجيد‎) is a Palestinian politician and militia leader. Since 1992, he heads a breakaway faction of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front (PPSF), a m...
Ayat al-Akhras
Ayat al-Akhras was the third and youngest Palestinian female suicide bomber who, at age 18 (some sources report her age to be as young as 16), killed herself and two Israeli civilians on March 29, 200...
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Hasan Salama
Hasan Salama or Hassan Salameh (Arabic: حسن سلامة‎, Ḥasan Salāmah) (1912–1948) was a commander of the Palestinian Holy War Army (Jaysh al-Jihad al-Muqaddas, Arabic: جيش الجهاد المقدس) in the...
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Ayman al-Fayed
Ayman al-Fayed (Arabic: ايمن الفايد ‎) (1965 – February 15, 2008) was a Palestinian commander of al-Quds Brigades, the armed branch of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad. He operated primarily i...
Amin al-Hindi
Amin al-Hindi (1940 – August 17, 2010) was an intelligence chief of the Palestinian Authority. Hindi was a leader of the Black September movement and was suspected of involvement in the Munich m...
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George Habash
George Habash (Arabic: جورج حبش‎) also known by his laqab "al-Hakim" (Arabic:الحكيم — the wise one or the doctor) (2 August 1926 – 26 January 2008) was a Marxist and Palestinian Christian wh...
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Prince Rashed Al-Khuzai
Prince Rashed Al Khuzai (1850–1957) (Arabic: الأمير راشد الخزاعي‎, his full name being Prince Rashed bin Prince Khuzai bin Durgham bin Fayad bin Prince Mustapha bin Salameh Al Fraihat, was a...
Prince Rashed Al-Khuzai - Wikipedia
Sirhan Sirhan (militant)
Sirhan Sirhan (Arabic: سرحان سرحان, died 2003) was a Palestinian responsible for an attack on the Israeli Kibbutz Metzer on November 10, 2002, in which he killed five Israeli civilians, including Revi...
Sirhan Sirhan (militant) - Wikipedia
Nidal Fat'hi Rabah Farahat
Nidal Fat’hi Rabah Farahat' (Arabic: نضال فتحي رباح فرحات‎, Nɩƌál Fɑthí Rɑbáh Fɑrɑhát) (8 April 1971 - 16 February 2003) created the Qassam rocket, a homemade weapon produced by the Izz ad-D...