Mufti of Gaza dies at 80
Published Tuesday 25/02/2014 (updated) 25/02/2014 19:41
GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- The mufti of Gaza City died late Monday, medics said.
Gaza medical sources said that 80-year-old Abd al-Karim al-Kahlout passed away at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City.
Al-Kahlout was one of Gaza's most renowned and respected Muslim clerics. His funeral will take place on Tuesday.