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Hamas Leader Meshaal Re-Elected For New Term

Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal was re-elected as head of the Islamic terrorist movement after a meeting in Cairo late on Monday.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/2/2013, 4:43 AM

Hamas Discussing 2-State Solution, Conflict's End

Hamas has denied a report the terrorist organization has expressed support for a two-state solution to end the Arab- Israeli conflict. Chana Ya'ar, 1/31/2013, 11:03 AM

Report: Hamas Agrees to Two-State Solution

Newspaper report indicates Hamas’s political chief Mashaal told Jordan's King to inform Obama his group accepts the "two-state solution."Elad Benari, 1/31/2013, 6:42 AM

Mashaal Meets Jordan's King

"The international community must respect Palestinian need to end division," Hamas chief tells Jordan's King in Amman.Elad Benari, 1/29/2013, 6:46 AM

Netanyahu Criticizes Abbas

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu condemns Abbas for meeting with Mashaal. Livni condemns Netanyahu for condemning Abbas.Elad Benari, 1/11/2013, 2:45 AM

Hamas Preparing for War against Abbas: Report

Hamas is preparing to duplicate its 2007 civil war in Gaza and has instructed terror cells to get ready for a military coup to oust Abbas. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/23/2012, 11:38 AM

Mashaal: Netanyahu Should Retire from Politics

"May you destroy the home of Netanyahu," Hamas chief Mashaal tells students at the Islamic University of Gaza.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012, 4:12 AM

Bibi: Hamas Says ‘Destroy Israel;’ Where’s Abbas?

Mashaal has revealed Hamas’ real face, says Netanyahu, while Abbas hides behind him by not condemning remarks to destroy Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/9/2012, 2:13 PM

Expulsion-Backer Livni: Bibi Strengthens Hamas

Tzipi Livni, who backed the expulsion of Jews from Gaza in 2005, now blames Netanyahu for negotiating with Hamas. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/9/2012, 1:15 PM

Mofaz: Israel Should Have Eliminated Mashaal

"Israel missed an opportunity to eliminate the head of the serpent," says Kadima chairman about Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal.Elad Benari, 12/9/2012, 6:16 AM

Mashaal: We Won't Cede an Inch of 'Palestine'

"Palestine is our land and nation from the (Mediterranean) sea to the (Jordan) river, from north to south," says Hamas chief in Gaza.Elad Benari, 12/9/2012, 3:55 AM

Mashaal: Tomorrow Ramallah, then Jerusalem

"Today is Gaza. Tomorrow will be Ramallah and after that Jerusalem,” says Hamas chief during first ever visit to Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/7/2012, 8:25 PM

Hamas's Mashaal to Visit Gaza Next Week

Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal is to make his first-ever visit to Gaza at the end of next week, say officials.Elad Benari, 11/29/2012, 4:45 AM

Hamas Not Behind Tel Aviv Attack, Claims Mashaal

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal tells CNN he would accept a Palestinian state but would not recognize Israel.Elad Benari, 11/22/2012, 5:12 AM

Hamas Declares Victory, Gaza Celebrates

Mashaal: 'Israel has failed in all its goals.' Gazans fire into the air and chant victory slogans.Gil Ronen, 11/21/2012, 10:15 PM

Hamas: Israel Bluffing; ‘I Dare You to Invade’

Hamas’ leader Khaled Mashaal charges an Israeli ground invasion of Gaza is a bluff. “If you wanted to launch it, you would have done it.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/20/2012, 2:02 PM

Morsi Condemns Israel Over Sudan Attack

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi speaks with Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, condemns "Israeli aggression against Sudan."Elad Benari, Canada, 10/26/2012, 9:04 PM

Mashaal Speaks at Conference in Doha

Hamas Chief Khaled Mashaal is quoted by the foreign press while speaking at a conference in Doha.Scott Krane, 10/12/2012, 3:43 PM

Syrian Television Attacks Hamas' Mashaal

Syria's official television launches a scathing attack against Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal.Elad Benari, 10/3/2012, 2:40 AM

Hamas' Mashaal Won't Seek Re-election

Hamas' politburo chief, Khaled Mashaal, will remain in Hamas but will not run for re-election as leader.Elad Benari, 9/24/2012, 5:44 AM

Moroccan Leaders Apologize for Inviting Jew

Morocco’s leading political party apologized for inviting a Jew to a political gathering; has not apologized for inviting Hamas leader. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/26/2012, 1:21 PM

Morsi Meets Mashaal, Supports 'Palestinians'

Egypt's new Islamist president Morsi met senior Hamas officials and pledged his support for the "struggle of the Palestinian nation".Elad Benari, Canada, 7/21/2012, 1:34 AM

Murdered Hamas Official Buried in Jordan

Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal attends the burial of a senior member of Hamas who was killed this week in Damascus.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/30/2012, 12:34 AM

Fatah, Hamas Still Don't Agree on Unity Gov't

More than a year after the unity deal in Cairo, Fatah and Hamas still can't form a unity government.Elad Benari, 6/18/2012, 6:45 AM

Shalit Effect Felt in Hamas Elections

Terrorists freed in Shalit deal fared well in the group's internal elections.Gil Ronen, 5/29/2012, 10:40 AM

Hamas to Olmert: Talk to Us for Fewer Prisoners

Hamas reportedly offered former PM Ehud Olmert to release fewer prisoners for Gilad Shalit in exchange for strategic dialogue.Elad Benari, 5/4/2012, 6:13 AM

Fatah-Hamas Meeting Shows Doha Deal Dead

A meeting between Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal and Fatah official Azzam al-Ahmed to jump-start unity yielded no fruit.Gabe Kahn, 5/3/2012, 1:53 PM

Report: Olmert Secretly Spoke with Mashaal

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal conducted secret communications with former PM Ehud Olmert, offered Shalit for a few terrorists.Elad Benari, 5/3/2012, 1:11 AM

Hamas Won't Honor Peace Accords With Israel

The Hamas politburo's number two reaffirmed the terror movement has no intention of honoring peace agreements struck with IsraelGabe Kahn, 4/20/2012, 1:44 PM

Abbas: Hamas Unity Deal 'Frozen'

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas said unity with Hamas is going nowhere; and issued 'demands' for financial support to the Arab League.Gabe Kahn, 3/29/2012, 4:31 PM

Mashaal: Israel Used Gaza to Test Iron Dome

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal meets Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan. blames Israel for using excuses to attack Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/17/2012, 12:03 AM

Fatah-Hamas Unity? Not This Year

Both Fatah and Hamas politburo members say Hamas' Gaza leadership are obstructing the implementation of a unity deal agreed on in Qatar.Gabe Kahn., 3/15/2012, 3:02 PM

Hamas Leadership Left Syria, Leader Confirms

Hamas' No. 2 confirms that the terror group has left Syria because of protest crackdown.Elad Benari, 2/27/2012, 5:14 AM

Hamas Denies Sabotaging Cairo Unity Talks

The feud between Hamas and Fatah proceeds apace in Cairo as acrimony over 'new demands' boils to the surface.Gabe Kahn., 2/24/2012, 12:17 PM

Hamas Bait and Switch in Cairo

Hamas reneged on a deal to form a unity government with Fatah and demanded new terms in Cairo.Gabe Kahn., 2/23/2012, 6:22 PM

Abbas in Cairo for Hamas Talks

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal are in Cairo as the formation of a unity government remains uncertain.Gabe Kahn., 2/22/2012, 8:17 PM

Senior Hamas Leader Slams Agreement with Fatah

Senior Hamas official Mahmud al-Zahar says agreement with Fatah is a mistake and that no one inside Hamas was consulted.Elad Benari, 2/14/2012, 7:53 AM

Hamas Moves Headquarters to Qatar

In direct contradiction to a statement earlier this month, Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal is quietly moving his headquarters to Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 9:28 PM

Hamas Will 'Never Recognize Israel”

Gaza de facto Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, says the terrorist group will “never recognize Israel" and "the resistance will continue."Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 8:04 PM

Analysis: Unity Agreement Dividing Hamas

Hamas leaders in Gaza are at odds with the terror group's politburo over unity with Fatah in a conflict that could split the movement.Gabe Kahn., 2/9/2012, 3:58 PM

New PA Government to be Presented in 11 Days

Mahmoud Abbas met U.S. Secretary of State and UN Secretary General and informed them of agreement with Hamas.Gil Ronen, 2/7/2012, 1:02 PM

Hamas Backs Having Abbas Head Interim Gov't

Hamas endorses Qatar's proposal that PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas serve as prime minister in an interim unity government.Elad Benari, 2/6/2012, 4:02 AM

Fatah-Hamas Meeting in Qatar

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas meeting Sunday with Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal in Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 2/5/2012, 9:34 AM

Is Hamas Preparing to Break Away from Iran?

Report: A new camp within Hamas is calling for the terror group to disassociate itself from Iran.Elad Benari, 2/2/2012, 2:15 AM

Abbas, Mashaal to Agree on Unity Government

PA Chairman Abbas and Hamas chief Mashaal will agree on a national unity government this Thursday, says senior Fatah official.Elad Benari, 2/1/2012, 6:15 AM

Jordan: Hamas Offices to Remain Closed

A senior Jordanian official says that the meeting between Hamas and King Abdullah II will not affect the ban on the terror group in Jordan.Gabe Kahn., 1/30/2012, 8:12 PM

Report: Mashaal Abandons Hamas' Damascus Bureau

Hamas’ politburo chief Khaled Mashaal has abandoned the group's office in Syria and decided not to return to the country.Elad Benari, 1/29/2012, 6:16 AM

Haniyeh 'In to Win' as Politburo Chief of Hamas

Gaza's Hamas de facto Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh is running for politburo chief of the terrorist organization, Arab media report.Chana Ya'ar, 1/22/2012, 3:09 PM

Mashaal To Stay as Hamas Politburo Chief?

Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal may not leave his post after upcoming June elections, despite media reports to the contrary.Chana Ya'ar, 1/22/2012, 1:52 PM

Hamas Politburo Chief Khaled Mashaal to Step Down

Hamas political leader Khaled Mashaal will step down when the group's elections take place this year, according to a fellow terrorist.Chana Ya'ar, 1/18/2012, 2:53 PM

Hamas Leader Khaled Mashaal Flees Damascus

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal has fled Damascus together with his family, the London-based Al-Hayat newspaper reports.Chana Ya'ar, 1/1/2012, 3:43 PM

Hamas Leaders Meet Sudan's Bashir

Hamas' Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh and other Hamas officials meet President Omar al-Bashir of Sudan.Elad Benari, 12/30/2011, 7:14 AM

Mashaal: Hamas Will Focus on Protests

Hamas leader Mashaal says his group will focus on holding mass protests against Israel, will accept Palestinian state along "67 borders."Elad Benari, Canada, 12/23/2011, 9:47 PM

Is Jordan Aiding and Abetting Hamas?

Amman is reportedly leading talks to find Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal a new home as tensions mount between Hamas and Damascus.Gabe Kahn., 12/21/2011, 10:49 PM

Fatah and Hamas Hail New Era of 'Partnership'

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal met in Cairo, claiming their differences have been set aside.Gabe Kahn., 11/24/2011, 5:27 PM

Hamas Politburo to be 'Homeless' ?

Damascus is no longer an option. Jordan was cold. Cairo is up in flames. Is the Hamas politburo homeless?Chana Ya'ar, 11/24/2011, 12:48 PM

Spokesman: Abbas,Mashaal to Meet

Amid reports of breakdown in Hamas-Fatah unity, a spokesman says Abbas and Mashaal will meet soon.Elad Benari, 6/22/2011, 6:13 AM