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Fadel Hamdan

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1953
  • Age: 63
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Biographical Information:
Born 1953 in Ramallah
Resides in al-Bireh
Married with 6 children

Personal History:
1976 - Graduated from the University of Jordan with a degree in Islamic Sharia
Former lecturer in Dar al-Muallimeen in Ramallah
Worked in Legislative Education for four years
1976-1980 - Worked in Ministry of Endowments
Member of the Ramallah Zt Committee
August 1992 - Arrested by the Israelis and held in Ketziot prison until deportation
1992 - Deported to Marj al-Zuhour
December 2003 - Detained by the Israelis and later released

Parliamentarian Ramallah District
Notable Quotations:
Fadel Muhammad Salah Hamdan was "directly connected with the planning of [Hamas] suicide attacks and the spiritual preparation of those about to commit suicide attacks, including the Mahane Yehuda attack in July 1997."
-- Federal Bureau of Investigation report, cited in Matthew Levitt, “Hamas Blood Money,” May 5, 2003


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