Posts Tagged: Hamas
Two recent polls find that Palestinians are drifting towards Hamas and are more willing to engage in violent resistance to free themselves of occupation.
Soon after the 2006 war with Lebanon, it became clear that Israel's Achilles heel was the fear that demoralized its population.
Steadfast diplomatic and military U.S. support helped enable Israeli violations of international humanitarian law in Gaza.
The Arab Awakening has made short work of Hamas' longstanding alliance with Bashar al-Assad.
Former Hamas leader Meshal envisions himself replacing the aging Mahmoud Abbas as head of the Palestinian Authority.
Hamas chief frustrates IDF chief by removing reasons for attacking Gaza.
The prisoner exchange between Israel and Hamas reflects the power of occupation and the power of changing circumstances.
Israeli security forces report that they have arrested at least 100 suspected members of Hamas, claiming to have foiled multiple bombing and kidnapping plots.
Nine people were killed when Israel intercepted Gaza-bound aid ships last year. Now a new flotilla is planned, but Instead of condemning the murder, the Obama administration appears to be giving the right-wing Israeli government a green light to flout international law and human rights.
Although China still attracts major foreign investment, fears that its model will not last have prompted capital flows to other rising countries like Brazil and Indonesia.