Lebanese man was sentenced to death on Thursday for masterminding a bombing in southern Lebanon that killed a senior member of the Palestinian group and his brother in 2006, judicial sources said.
Mahmoud Rafee, was arrested in June 2006 and confessed to links with Israeli intelligence. A military court also sentenced Palestinian Hassan Khatab to death in absentia in the case.
Mahmoud Majzoub, known as Abu Hamze, and his brother Nidal, also an Islamic Jihad member, were killed in a car bomb in the port city of Sidon.
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