Israel returns body of Dura man
Published Monday 17/02/2014 00:57
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- Israel on Sunday delivered the remains of Mohammad Mustafa Hasan Shahin al-Darabee from Dura south of Hebron 12 after his death.
Amin al-Bayid, a spokesman of Hebron branch of the Palestinian Committee for Retrieving Martyrs' Bodies, said that al-Darabee’s body was delievered at Tarqumia checkpoint and he will be buried in his hometown of Dura on Monday.
Al-Darabee was killed on Dec. 27, 2002 after he and Ahmad Ayid Faqih broke into the Israeli settlement of Otniel south of Hebron and opened fire inside a yeshiva. The attack killed two Israeli soldiers and two settlers before al-Darabee and his companion were shot dead in the ensuing firefight.