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March 22, 2018 8:31 am

Gaza Security Official: Main Suspect in Attack on Palestinian PM Dead After Gun Battle

avatar by Reuters and Algemeiner Staff

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah arrives at the inauguration ceremony of a waste treatment plant after an explosion targeted his convoy, in the northern Gaza Strip March 13, 2018. Photo: Reuters / Mohammed Salem.

The main suspect in last week’s attempted assassination of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah died of his wounds after a gun battle on Thursday with Hamas-run security forces in the Gaza Strip, a security official said.

Another gunman and two security officers were also killed in the shootout, the official said.

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