PPSF secretary general buried in Al-Bireh
Published Tuesday 04/08/2009 (updated) 04/08/2009 19:15
Ramallah – Ma’an – Hundreds of Palestinians joined in the funeral procession of Secretary General of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front (PPSF) of Samir Ghousha Tuesday, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah.
The funeral started at three o’clock from the Governmental Hospital in Ramallah, and Ghousha’s body was transported on an official military vehicle with Palestinian Presidential Guards flanking the convoy. The mourners travelled past the deceased’s family home then to the Presidential Compound (Muqata’a) in Ramallah for an official ceremony.
Ghousha was buried in the Martyrs Cemetery in Al-Bireh.
Several Palestinian officials attended the funeral procession including member of the PLO executive committee Yasser Abed Rabbo, Ahmad Abdul-Rahman representing president Abbas, along with other members of the PLO’s Executive Committee and members of the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front.