- Martyrdom: Assassination
- Jabalya city
- Hero of Vengeance
- Gaza city
This is the month for Palestinians to remember their Nakba, or "catastrophe," in which more than 700,000 women, men and children were pushed off their land and rendered homeless refugees by the Israeli attacks before, during and after war in1948.
- Martydom Way: Warplanes
- Gaza City
Name: Ameer Yusuf Al-Mansi.
Resident town: Gaza city.
Date of martyrdom: January 10th,2009.
He is the quite man who left us to Paradise... words cannot praise him.
Ameer Yusuf Al-Mansi was born on April 28th, 1983 in Cairo, the capital of Egypt. He had grown up in a conservative family that raised him on Islamic virtues until he became a great resistant. Surrounding people expected him a shiny future.
He studied very hard and graduated from General Secondary Education with rate of 95.5%. He joined the Faculty of Engineering in the Islamic university of Gaza, where he specialized in the study of architecture. As well as, he was an active member in the Islamic Bloc which offer assistance to students.
With his family:
He was the eldest son for his parents, so he enjoyed a special love by his parents. He was very kind with his parents, brothers and sisters; he was really soft-hearted person.
Despite his busyness, he was participating in all activities held in his mosque.
His mental brilliantly and innovative ambition led him to be member at Al-Qassam Brigades. He had a vision for expansion and development the resistance's arms. In 2005, his brothers in Al-Qassam chose him to join the brigades after his obtrusive demand. Later, he was elected to be the commander of the artillery unit in north Gaza. He worked in many fields of resistance; he worked in the Information Office, shared in repulsing Zionist invasions, and contributing in the development of Al-Qassam rocket. Also, he was the first one who lunches Grad rocket toward Zionist entity.
During "Al-Furqan" battle, Ameer shelled the Zionist settlements with mortars and rockets, and he fired Zionist tanks with missiles. On January 10th, 2009 Ameer martyred after ten days full of his exploits in defending his homeland against Zionist occupation.
Press Release issued by
... ::: Ezzedeen Al Qassam Brigades ::: ...
Al-Qassam Brigades mourns the Martyrs of "Al-Furqan" Battle
As the long string of martyrs continues suffusing our Palestinian land with their pure blood, the heroes of Ezzedeen Al Qassam Brigades fulfill their promise to sacrifice themselves to defend their homeland against the Zionist occupier.
During "Al-Furqan" battle, we stood in the face of the brutal-destructive war committed by the Zionist Nazi against our people in Gaza. Despite the overwhelming disproportion of power, the resistance, with its few arms, made exploits that will never be forgotten.
Here, we, Ezzedeen Al Qassam Brigades, the military wing of the Islamic resistance movement Hamas, mourn to our proof people and our Arab and Islamic nation the death of the Martyrs of "Al-Furqan" battle that started on December 27th, 2008 and ended on January 18th, 2009 on Gaza.
May Allah please them all, and light our way to liberate our homeland from the Zionist occupation.
Ezzedeen Al-Qassam Brigades
January 11th, 2009