On Friday, may 12, the Ministry of internal Affairs of the terrorist organization Hamas in the Gaza strip announced that the investigation into the murder of one of leaders «Izaddina brigades of al-kasama» Mazen Fukuchi completed.
Yesterday the Chairman of the Hamas Politburo, Ismail Haniyeh confirmed that the security services of the Gaza strip arrested a murderer Mazen Fukuchi, and stated that the detainee confessed in cooperation with the Israeli security services and told all that he knew about the operation.
Meanwhile, as reported by the sites anagazawe.com and Ynet, social media, citing Hamas and relatives Fukuchi published the name of the arrested killer. This 37-year-old Ashraf Abu Layla, part of the management of «Teams kasama», but no post and privileges for «immoral behavior», then joined the ranks of one of the Salafi groups. It is noted that some members of his family are high ranking officials in the structures of Hamas in Gaza.
Media associated with Hamas, saying that the killer was an agent of Israeli intelligence.
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.