According to information of the 2nd channel ITV, the Israeli security services had learned that the Hamas leadership has appointed a successor Mazen Fukuchi of whose murder the leaders of the terrorist organization, the responsibility laid on Israel.
Mazen Fuqaha, one of the leaders of «Izaddina brigades of al-kasama» in recent years liaison with terrorist groups outside the Gaza strip. It was believed that he was involved in the development of the plan of abduction of Israelis Naftali Frenkel, Gilad Shaera and ifrah.
According to information of the 2nd channel, to the place appointed Fukuchi militant Hamas, who grew up in an Arab village in Samaria, but currently residing in Gaza. He will be responsible for communications with terrorist groups in the Palestinian authority and Israel.
In the security services noted that recently there were many attempts of Hamas to make contact with groups located in Judea and Samaria in order to help them in organizing terrorist attacks in Israel.
Mazen Fukaha was gunned down on March 24 near his home in the district of tal al-Hawa, in Gaza, it was released seven bullets. «Izaddina brigades of al-kasama» (armed wing of Hamas) accused in the death of the «Zionist enemy», «planned and carried out this crime.»
Mazen Muhammad Sulaiman Fukaha was sentenced to nine life sentences for the organization in August 2002, the suicide bombing attacks on a bus route 361 near Safed, killing nine and wounding 50 people. He was one of more than thousands of terrorists released from prisons in exchange for Gilad Shalit, and was one of the most dangerous terrorists had been freed in the framework of this transaction.
Under the terms of the agreement, Fuqaha were sent to Gaza, along with dozens of other terrorists. He continued to participate in the activities of Hamas, however, was not published details of what it was in this organization he engaged in recent years.
Israel did not take responsibility for the elimination Fukuchi.