Fathi Shaqaqi (1951 - 1995), the Palestinian who founded and led the Palestinian Islamic Jihad organisation, attends a conference held in Tehran in support of the Palestinian people, February 1992. An advocate of suicide bombings as a means of protest, he was assassinated by Mossad in Malta. (Photo by Kaveh Kazemi/Getty Images)
Palestinian Islamic Jihad founder Fathi Al Shiqaqi was assassinated by Israeli intelligence agency Mossad in Malta in 1995. Getty Images

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