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    Mohamed Atwi has died at the age of 32 after he was hit by stray bullet into his head on August 21 while walking in southern Beirut, Lebanon. The fatal incident occurred during the funeral of a firefighter killed in the Beirut port explosion. It was gathered that firing automatic gunshots into the air at funerals and weddings is a common practice in the Middle East, however it could result into fatalities. And Atwi became a victim of that tradition while he was strolling when bullet hit him in the head and then lodged into his skull. Lebanese midfielder dies after being hit by stray bullet an hour ago 1124 views by  Babajide Orevba - Mohamed Atwi had three caps for Lebanon and was a member of local club Akhaa Ahli Aley - The 32-year-old was fatally shot on August 21 in the city capital Beirut - Atwi was walking along the streets when stray bullet hit him in the head Mohamed Atwi has died at the age of 32 after he was hit by stray bullet into his head on August 21 while walking in southern Beirut, Lebanon. The fatal incident occurred during the funeral of a firefighter killed in the Beirut port explosion. It was gathered that firing automatic gunshots into the air at funerals and weddings is a common practice in the Middle East, however it could result into fatalities. And Atwi became a victim of that tradition while he was strolling when bullet hit him in the head and then lodged into his skull. Sad day in football as Premier League legend and FA Cup winner dies However successful operation was carried out on him as the bleeding was eventually stemmed, but the he died following the injury. Reports say it was during the funeral of Joe Bou Saab a fire fighter who was among the victims of the famous Beirut blast where over 200 people lost their lives. Atwi, who won three international caps, played for Lebanese side Akhaa Ahli Aley, who honoured the midfielder online. And this is coming barely two weeks that former Premier League star Jermaine Johnson was shot in the abdomen in his home country Jamaica.
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  • Comments (8)
  • ernest on 19 Sep '20 - 02:14pm
    players in that league are not always safe
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  • chijoke3 on 19 Sep '20 - 01:25pm
    thanks for the update
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  • chijoke3 on 19 Sep '20 - 01:26pm
    interesting news
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  • adetunji61 on 19 Sep '20 - 01:49pm
    thanks for the update
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  • bensonumeh on 19 Sep '20 - 03:59pm
    God makes his soul rest in peace
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  • harribaba on 19 Sep '20 - 06:21pm
    may his soul rest in peace
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  • juwonaiyeku on 20 Sep '20 - 11:24am
    thanks for the information
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  • phelimon on 20 Sep '20 - 03:02pm
    May his soul rest in peace
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