Hamas: Mossad assassinated al-Mabhouh deputy

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Hamas on Wednesday announced that one of its senior members was assassinated in Damascus, and quickly blamed Israel for the killing.

The announcement, posted on the terrorist group's official website said it was unknown who killed Kamal Ranaja, also known as Nizzar Abu Mujhad. However, a senior Hamas official later told AFP, "According to our information, Mossad was behind the assassination."

The statement on Hamas's website added that Ranaja died "in the service of his cause and his people," vowing that his blood would "not be wasted."

The senior Hamas official said that Ranaja was killed in his home in a suburb of Damascus..

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