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Masked militants of Ezzedine al-Qassam Brigades take part in anti-Israel protests in southern Gaza. (Getty Images)

Hamas Says Twitter Deactivated Its Accounts

Hamas spokesman says Twitter is exersizing a form of censorship.

01/24/2014

Screen capture of poll results offered by the Pew Research Center. (Credit: pewglobal.org)

Poll: 62 Percent Of Palestinian Muslims Say Suicide Bombings Are ‘Often’ Justified

An extensive survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. found that a vast majority of Muslims in communities from the Middle East and Africa are concerned about Islamic extremism in their respective countries of residence. But while many majorities in different countries voices strong opposition to violence carried out in the name of Islam, a reported 62 percent of Palestinian Muslims told Pew that they feel suicide bombings are often – or at least sometimes – justifiable.

09/11/2013

A picture shows destruction in Sbeneh, south of the Syrian capital Damascus, on June 16, 2013. (credit: WARD AL-KESWANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Hamas Urges Hezbollah To Withdraw Fighters From Syria

The Palestinian militant group Hamas on Monday urged Lebanon’s Hezbollah militia to withdraw its fighters from Syria and accused it of stoking sectarian tensions, leveling unprecedented public criticism against a former ally.

06/17/2013

Faces of fallen journalists on the Newseum's Journalists Memorial are seen May 13, 2013 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., during ceremonies to honor them. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Newseum Won’t Honor 2 Men Who Worked For Hamas-Linked News Organization Killed In Israeli Airstrike After Uproar

The Newseum in Washington says it’s re-evaluating plans to include two people on its Journalists Memorial honoring journalists who died last year while covering the news.

05/13/2013

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Newseum Reconsiders Honor for 2 Linked to Hamas

The Newseum in Washington says it’s re-evaluating plans to include two people on its Journalists Memorial honoring journalists who died last year while covering the news.

05/13/2013

A Palestinian tutor teaches a class at a school in Gaza City on April 2, 2013. (credit: MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images)

New Gaza Law Mandates Separate Classrooms For Boys, Girls

A new Gaza law mandating separate classrooms for boys and girls from age nine is another worrisome sign that the territory’s Islamic militant Hamas rulers are gradually imposing their fundamentalist practices, the head of a Gaza women’s group warned Tuesday.

04/02/2013

A Palestinian man prepares to throw a snowball outside the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in the old city of Jerusalem on Jan. 10, 2013. (credit: AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Hamas: ‘Declaration Of War’ If Obama Visits Temple Mount

Hamas is warning that if President Obama visits the Temple Mount it would be a “declaration of war” against the Islamic world.

03/12/2013

Palestinian men react after an Israeli air strike on smuggling tunnels between the southern Gaza Strip and Egypt, on Nov. 21, 2012 in Rafah. (credit: SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Hezbollah Staying On Sidelines During Israel-Hamas Conflict

While the death toll from the Israel-Gaza conflict has mounted, Hezbollah has offered quiet words of encouragement to the Palestinians, pledging support and calling on Arab states to send them weapons to fight Israel. But beyond that, the Lebanese militant group appears to be staying firmly on the sidelines.

11/21/2012

Secretary of State Hilary Clinton listens alongside Aung San Suu Kyi as President Barack Obama speaks at the University of Yangon during his historical first visit to the country on Nov. 19, 2012 in Yangon, Myanmar. (credit: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Dispatched To Mideast To Seek Truce In Israel-Hamas Conflict

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been dispatched to the Middle East in hopes to seek a truce to end the conflict between Israel and Hamas.

11/20/2012

Israeli artillery shells attack a target in the Gaza Strip on Nov. 19, 2012 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Turkish Prime Minister: ‘Israel Is A Terrorist State’

A top Turkish official claims Israel is committing acts of terrorism by bombing Hamas targets in Gaza.

11/19/2012

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