Gaza family kills member who allegedly acted as Israeli informant

Ahmad Said Barhoum accused of supplying information that led to deaths of three Hamas militants

A family in Gaza has killed one of its own members for allegedly passing on information to Israel that led to the deaths of three Hamas militants, Palestinian sources said.

Hamas, which rules the territory, held Ahmad Said Barhoum for several months without trial before handing him over to the family, several of whose members belong to the Islamist movement.

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