Death has taken one of the heroes of the liberation of Tel Al Zaatar, the Guardian of the Cedars Samir El Ghazal last Sunday. As he was recently suffering form health issues. He was buried last Monday, 28 December 2015 in Al-Sayde Church in Sin El-Fil at 3:00 pm.
Samir El Ghazal is considered as one of the most prominent fighters and leaders of the Guardians of the Cedars and one of its prominent cadres, he participated in the liberation of Tel Al Zaatar, as he represented the commander Abu Arz on several occasions. He served as a member of the central command council of the Guardians of the Cedars party in the period that followed 13 October 1990. And he co-organized several cultural activities, he used to move twice a month at that time with the command council to Sabbah, the southern town, to hold a regular meeting with the commander Abu Arz.