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MAHMOUD  AL-KUMI

*This journalist is a candidate for addition to the memorial.

News Organization: AL-AQSA

Died: 2012

Location: ISRAEL

Al-Kumi was one of two Al-Aqsa cameramen who were killed in an Israeli air strike. They were covering fighting between Israel and Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, when a missile hit their vehicle. Al-Aqsa said that the journalists’ car was clearly marked “TV.”