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Last Updated: Monday, 22 March, 2004, 16:16 GMT
In pictures: Fury at Yassin's death
Palestinians throng around Sheikh Yassin's coffin during the funeral procession
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The funeral of Hamas spiritual leader Sheikh Yassin, killed overnight by Israeli forces, drew immense crowds.
Hamas supporters carry green Islamic flags during the funeral procession
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Anger and revenge were the dominant emotions as crowds paraded the green flags of the Hamas militant group.
Palestinian hold up guns and shout anti-Israeli slogans during Sheikh Yassin's funeral
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Sheikh Yassin's funeral united Palestinians in their grief and fury.
Palestinian woman and child take part in protests against Sheikh Yassin's killing
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Many guns were in evidence as the crowds chanted anti-Israel slogans.
Palestinians at the scene of Yassin's death
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Yassin was killed by a direct hit from a missile fired from an Israeli helicopter.
Palestinian boy at demonstration in al-Yarmouk refugee camp on the outskirts of Damascus
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Palestinian refugees in other parts of the Arab world, including this boy at a refugee camp in Syria, staged similar protests.
Demonstrators in Istanbul wave a banner saying Intifada Is The Identity of All Muslims
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Turkish protesters in Istanbul showed solidarity with the Palestinians in the name of Islam.
Masked Egyptian students from al-Azhar university in Cairo. The slogan reads: We Are All Ahmed Yassin
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In Egypt, students posed as members of the militant wing of Hamas, the Ezzedin al-Qassam Brigades.
Supporters of Pakistan's religious party, Jamat-i-Islami (Party of Islam), hold a rally in Karachi, Pakistan
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Demonstrators in the Pakistani city of Karachi had this stark message for Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.

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