Sunday, may 21, a military court in Gaza sentenced to death 37-year-old Ashraf Abu Layla, convicted of the murder of one of leaders «Izaddina brigades of al-kasama» Mazen Fukuchi.
Earlier, the Hamas leadership said that Abu Laila admitted in cooperation with the Israeli security services and confirmed his involvement in the murder.
Ashraf Abu Laila was part of the leadership «Teams kasama», but was stripped of his post and privileges for «immoral behavior». Later he joined the ranks of one of the Salafi groups. Some members of his family are high ranking officials in the structures of Hamas in Gaza.
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.