Articles Tagged 'Hamas'
Israel launches retaliation for Hamas strike on home that injured 7
The Israeli army began attacking Hamas terror targets in Gaza in the wake of a rocket attack by the terrorist group that leveled a house… READ MORE
Palestinian rivals Hamas and Fatah sign reconciliation agreement
Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas have signed a preliminary reconciliation deal, potentially ending a decade of division.
The agreement, signed in Cairo on Thursday after… READ MORE
AS ISRAEL MARKS INDEPENDENCE DAY, HAMAS ISSUES NEW AND THREATENING CHARTER
The palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Monday dropped its longstanding call for Israel’s destruction, but said it still rejected the country’s right to exist and… READ MORE
NEW AXIS OF EVIL Highly-trained Hamas commandos head to Egypt to team-up with terror group ISIS
Members of the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades and the Hamas commando wing (Nukhba) have teamed-up with the terror group.
Many have travelled to the war-torn… READ MORE
U.S. official says Hamas-PLO government would prompt aid reassessment
WASHINGTON | The United States would have to reconsider its assistance to the Palestinians if Islamist group Hamas and the Palestinian Liberation Organization form a government together, a senior U.S. administration official said on Thursday.
Gaza-based Hamas – which is listed by the United States as a terrorist organization – and President Mahmoud Abbas’s West Bank-based PLO announced a unity… READ MORE
With Muslim Brotherhood crushed, Egypt sets sights on Hamas
CAIRO || After crushing the Muslim Brotherhood at home, Egypt’s military rulers plan to undermine the Palestinian militant group Hamas, which runs the neighboring Gaza Strip, senior Egyptian security officials told Reuters.
The aim, which the officials say could take years to pull off, includes working with Hamas’s political rivals Fatah and supporting popular anti-Hamas activities in Gaza, four security… READ MORE
Hamas subdued despite Gaza victory claim-Israeli military
JERUSALEM | Israel’s offensive on Gaza has deterred Hamas from new hostilities despite its claims of victory and the front is now at its quietest… READ MORE
Three Israelis killed by rocket fired from Gaza Strip; Israel intensifies air offensive
By Karin Brulliard and Joel Greenberg | The Washington Post
JERUSALEM â€” Israeli jets and drones hit dozens of targets overnight in an intense air campaign against militant targets in the Gaza Strip the day after a missile strike killed the Hamas military chief in an operation that raised the specter of an all-out conflict.
Israeli officials said Wednesdayâ€™s attacks… READ MORE
Israel launches deadly air strikes on Gaza
Zohair al-Qaisi, secretary general of the Popular Resistance Committees (PRC), was attacked because he was planning an attack, the Israelis said.
Another militant was killed with him. The Islamist Hamas movement which runs Gaza said at least eight more died in later Israeli air strikes.
The Israeli military said dozens of rockets were fired into Israel.
They were… READ MORE
Palestinian parliament speaker arrested, Hamas officials say
RAMALLAH, West Bank â€“ Hamas officials say the speaker of the Palestinian parliament has been arrested by Israeli soldiers.
A Hamas official said Abdel Aziz Duaik was arrested Thursday near Ramallah. He was speaking on condition of anonymity citing security reasons.
The Israeli military had no comment.
The Palestinian parliament has not functioned since Hamas seized control of… READ MORE