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Hamas

U.S. Banks Embroiled in Lawsuit Over Funding of Hamas Terrorists

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Victims of the Palestinian Hamas terror group are suing a prominent Turkish-controlled bank with business ties in the United States over the financial institution’s backing of the terror group and its violent attacks. The estate of Eitam Henkin, a U.S. national who was killed in a Hamas terror attack in 2015, alleges in a suit … Read More

Israel strikes Hamas targets after second day of rockets from Gaza

Thursday, September 12, 2019

(September 12, 2019 / Israel Hayom) The Israel Defense Forces struck Hamas military installations in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday night in retaliation for rocket fire from the coastal enclave earlier in the day, one of which struck a home in Moshav Netiv Ha’asara. Three rockets were fired at Israeli communities north of Gaza on … Read More

Gaza-based jihadi group calls on Taliban to increase attacks on US

Thursday, September 12, 2019

The leader of a Gaza-based jihadi group called on the Taliban to increase its attacks on America after US President Donald Trump broke off talks with the Taliban, according to a report by the Middle East Media Research Institute, shared exclusively with Jewish News Syndicate. Abu Hafs Al-Maqdisi, the leader of the Gaza-based Jaysh al-Ummah … Read More

Netanyahu warns Hamas after weekend of deadly escalation

Monday, September 9, 2019

PM says Israel will respond forcefully to any attempt to harm citizens, soldiers after drone attack, rocket fire from Gaza Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Palestinian terror group Hamas on Saturday that Israel would respond forcefully to any attempt to harm its citizens and soldiers, following two days of violent incidents on and near the … Read More

Israel offers Hamas economic benefits in return for long-term ceasefire – report

Friday, August 30, 2019

Israel has offered Hamas economic concessions and will ease its blockade of the Gaza Strip in return for a long-term ceasefire, as tensions rise amid a flurry of rocket attacks emanating from the enclave and mutual threats, Lebanon’s al-Akhbar newspaper reported Friday. According to the report, the proposal was made by Egyptian intelligence officials during … Read More

In ultimatum, Hamas tells Israelis to ease blockade or face renewed violence

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Hamas has reportedly issued a direct threat to escalate the violence along the Gaza-Israel border if Israel hinders the entry of Qatari cash into the Gaza Strip and fails to increase the supply of electricity. The threat, published in the Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar on Tuesday morning, follows outbursts of violence and tension along the border … Read More

PA official: Iran helping Hamas rebuild West Bank terror network

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Behind the appalling terrorist attack in Gush Etzion last week that claimed the life of Dvir Sorek, the riots on the Temple Mount during the Tisha B’Av day of fasting, and the infiltration attempts from Gaza that could have ended tragically had they not been foiled at the last moment, is a guiding hand originating … Read More

Hamas threatens to rain barrages of ‘hundreds’ of rockets on Israel

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

(August 14, 2019 / Israel Hayom) The leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip, Yahya Sinwar, said on Tuesday that during the next round of fighting between Israel and Hamas the terrorist organization would rain “hundreds of rockets” on the Jewish state at a time. Hamas claimed in June to have overwhelmed Israel’s Iron Dome … Read More

Hamas: Killing of IDF soldier was response over West Bank annexation talks

Friday, August 9, 2019

Gaza-based terror organization Hamas hailed the stabbing to death of Israeli off-duty soldier Dvir (Yehuda) Sorek, 18, from Ofra settlement in the West Bank on Thursday. “The attack in Etzion is a powerful response to talks of annexing the occupied [West Bank],” Hamas said in an official statement. “This is a decision of our people … Read More

Shin Bet foils Hamas terror plot against Israel and Palestinians

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

In the past few weeks, Hamas military cells which were working under the direction of the military wing of the terrorist group in Gaza were uncovered by the Shin Bet in the West Bank. The cells were planning on committing terrorist attacks against Israeli targets and Palestinian Authority targets. The planned attacks included kidnappings, stabbings, … Read More