Former PLO leader dies in Amman
Published Monday 13/01/2014 (updated) 14/01/2014 11:04
AMMAN (Ma'an) -- The former PLO ambassador to Yemen, Muhammad Amin Ahmad Nimir al-Nasr, passed away in Amman on Monday, Fatah announced in a statement.
Al-Nasr was the brother of late PLO field commander Abu Ali Iyad. He served as a PLO representative in Tanzania and later became ambassador to Yemen.
He will be buried on Monday and Fatah will hold a three-day wake in the West Bank to receive condolences.
Al-Nasr died of natural causes.