(1960 - 2001)
Jamal Abdel Rahman Mansour was a political leader of Hamas.
Mansour was born in the Balata
camp near Nablus on February
25, 1960. He held a bachelors degree in accounting and business
Mansour served as
a Hamas spokesman in
the West Bank and was also
the spokesperson of the Hamas delegation to the dialogue with the Palestinian
Authority. He was arrested by Israel eight times and arrested
by the Palestinian Authority several times.
In July 2001, Mansour was killed when targeted by the Israel Defense Forces in Nablus.
Information Center ; BBC News (July 31, 2001)