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Hamas

Top UNRWA officials accused of sexual misconduct, other ‘serious ethical abuses’

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

An internal ethics report has alleged mismanagement and abuses of authority at the highest levels of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees even as the organization faced an unprecedented crisis after US funding cuts. The allegations included in the confidential report by the agency’s ethics department are now being scrutinized by UN investigators. The agency … Read More

Captured Israeli-Arab ISIS fighter: Israel is a democratic state

Monday, July 29, 2019

A captured Arab ISIS fighter in Syria who holds Israeli citizenship has said that living through the Second Intifada and in the West Bank has taught him that Israel “has not done 1% of what Bashar al-Assad has done.” In an interview with BBC Arabic’s Feras Kilani, as reported by MEMRI, Sayyaf Sharif Daoud said … Read More

Netanyahu to Arab journalist: Israel prevents collapse of Middle East

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

The Middle East would fall into the hands of either Sunni or Shia extremists if Israel were not in the region, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a delegation of Arab journalists on Tuesday. Netanyahu spoke of this meeting during comments he made with US Energy Secretary Rick Perry before their meeting in the Prime Minister’s … Read More

Delegation of Arab journalists to make unprecedented Israel visit

Monday, July 22, 2019

Arab journalists from around the Middle East will flock to Israel on Sunday following an invitation from the Foreign Ministry. Six reporters from countries including Saudi Arabia, Iraq, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt will cross into Israel via the Allenby Bridge for a series of meetings and events with Israeli officials. “The delegation will … Read More

Hamas supporter arrested for allegedly planning to bomb Ashdod hotel

Monday, July 22, 2019

A Bedouin man from the Negev town of Rahat was arrested in a joint Shin Bet security agency-Israel Police operation last month on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack in Israel, the Shin Bet reported Sunday. Adel Abu Hadayeb, 20, who was indicted in the Beersheva District Court on Sunday, told interrogators he had become … Read More

U.S. SECRETARY OF ENERGY VISITS KOTEL, YAD VASHEM

Monday, July 22, 2019

    United States Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visited the Western Wall and the Yad Vashem museum in a visit to Jerusalem on Sunday. Perry was accompanied by his wife, Anita. Both were welcomed by Israel energy minister Yuval Steinitz. “Welcome to Jerusalem, the eternal capital of the Jewish nation,” Steinitz said to Perry. … Read More

Israel thwarts Hamas terror funding scheme linking Gaza, West Bank

Thursday, July 18, 2019

  Hamas terror money transferred between the Gaza Strip and West Bank through civilian firms Israeli security forces arrested three Palestinian suspects overnight Tuesday as part of an operation to thwart a Hamas terror financing scheme that saw funds transferred between the Gaza Strip and West Bank under the guise of civilian firms. The scheme … Read More

Israel: Hundreds evacuated as fires engulf homes during scorching heatwave

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

    Several people treated for smoke inhalation as fires rage across the country Hundreds of Israelis were evacuated from their homes on Wednesday as brush fires sparked by a scorching heatwave raged across the country. Fires were reported from north to south, with Israel’s Fire and Rescue Services declaring an emergency situation and calling … Read More

The Hamas March to Destroy Israel

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

    By choosing to hold the protests under the banner of the “Three No’s,” the organizers of the “Great March of Return” have again proven that the weekly demonstrations are not about improving the living conditions of Palestinians or easing restrictions imposed on the Gaza Strip. Instead, the message the organizers are sending to … Read More

Hamas official condemned for remarks calling on Palestinians to ‘cut necks of Jews’

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Secretary-general of the Palestinian Liberation Organization’s Executive Committee Saeb Erekat slammed on Monday Hamas leader Fathi Hammad after urging “seven million Palestinians abroad” to quit their “warming up” and “attack every Jew on the globe by way of slaughter and killing.” “The just values of the Palestinian cause include love for freedom, justice and equality,” … Read More