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  11/14/2012, Cheshvan 29, 5773

Who Was Dead Terrorist Leader Ahmed Jabari?


Ahmed Jabari was killed in an Israel Defense Force operation on Wednesday after repeated rocket attacks on Israel. He responsible for organizing rocket attacks on Israeli civilian population centers, engineering the Hamas takeover of Gaza in 2007 and masterminding the kidnapping and imprisonment of IDF soldier Gilad Shalit. The 52-year-old terrorist leader has previously earned a degree in history from Gaza's Islamic University. The elimination of Jabari marks the beginning of Operation Pillar of Cloud.