In his message on Thursday, Ayatollah Khamenei ffered his condolences to Jibril’s family members, the leaders and members of the PFLP-GC, and all his friends.
The full text of the Iranian Supreme Leaser’s message is as follows:
I offer my deep condolences on the death of tireless and indefatigable Palestinian Resistance leader Mr. ‘Ahmed Jibril’ to the Palestinian people, all activists in the field of Palestinian struggles as well as all elements of the Resistance Front in the West Asian region.
This brave and hard-working leader spent his life fighting for his oppressed Palestinian people and his homeland ‘Palestine’.
I ask the God Almighty to bestow upon him a great reward and pray him a divine mercy and forgiveness. May his soul rest in eternal peace.
Jibril passed away at the age of 83 in Damascus on Wednesday.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas also paid his condolences to Jibril’s replacement as PFLP-GC leader, Talal Naji, the official PA WAFA news agency reported.