Iran to Hamas: Let's get closer 'on basis of jihad'

Senior Iranian officials express hope to Hamas leader that mutual hatred of US and Israel will lead to closer ties between them.Dalit Halevy, Friday, 10:09 AM

Israel could cut off Gaza's electricity

IDF official warns that Gaza's electricity supply could be cut off since it won't pay its electricity debt.Elad Benari, Friday, 5:03 AM

Hamas executes 3 men for assassination of terrorist leader

Hamas defies international pleas for mercy, executes suspects in assassination of top military leader in Gaza.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:16 PM

Hamas to execute top terrorist's 'assassins' on Thursday

Hamas announces the execution of three men found guilty of assassinating Mazen Faqha will take place on Thursday.Elad Benari, Thursday, 4:37 AM

Hamas condemns Manchester attack

Hamas, itself a blacklisted terrorist group, condemns "bloody onslaught" in Manchester.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 6:06 AM

Hamas: Trump 'encouraging apartheid'

Hamas blasts Trump's remarks at the Israel Museum, says his speech was racist.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 4:40 AM

EU condemns latest Hamas death sentences

EU, Norway condemn three death sentences against killers of senior Hamas terrorist Mazen Faqha.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 5:35 AM

Report: 111 sentenced to death under Hamas rule

Palestinian Center for Human Rights slams Hamas, Gaza military courts for ordering death sentence illegally.Dalit Halevi, 5/22/2017, 3:50 PM

Hamas: We're not a terror organization

Hamas leader slams President Trump's speech, says US is siding with 'Zionist occupation.'Dalit Halevi, Chana Roberts, 5/22/2017, 2:56 PM

Trump: Hamas and Hezbollah are terrorist organizations

President Trump slams Islamic terror groups in first speech abroad since inauguration, expresses hope for regional efforts against terror.David Rosenberg, 5/21/2017, 7:15 PM

Gaza: Hamas official's murderers sentenced to death

Hamas hangs two, shoots one of suspects charged with murder of Hamas official in March.Dalit Halevi, 5/21/2017, 12:11 PM

ZOA: Trump administration's new aide is pro-Hamas

Pro-Israel group claims new Trump administration National Security Council advisor hostile to Israel, sympathetic to Hamas terror regime.David Rosenberg, 5/18/2017, 9:44 PM

EU resolution on peace process challenges leaves out Hamas

EU passes resolution listing challenges to Arab-Israeli peace, focusing on 'settlements' and not mentioning Hamas by name.JTA, 5/18/2017, 5:23 PM

IDF confiscates terror payments for murder of 3 Israeli teens

Thousands in payments to terrorists' families, including of those involved in murder of three Israeli teens in 2014, confiscated.Tal Polon, 5/18/2017, 7:59 AM

Trump responds: 'My absolute right'

'As President I wanted to share with Russia (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do,' he said.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2017, 4:06 PM

Hamas releases footage of 'collaborators' in Faqha killing

Hamas releases footage it claims shows the shooter involved in the killing of top Hamas official, interviews with alleged 'collaborators.'Tal Polon, 5/16/2017, 1:34 PM

Trial of 'Israeli agent' in Gaza begins

Hamas claims man accused of killing senior terrorist commander worked for the Shin Bet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 4:11 PM

Palestinian voters display the "culture of peace"

Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 5/15/2017, 12:55 PM

Fatah leads in municipal elections

Elections not held in Gaza due to ongoing feud between Fatah and Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2017, 5:06 AM

Gaza: Thousands walk on 'Balfour Declaration' carpet

Gazan film festival features 328-foot-long carpet with the words 'Balfour Declaration' on it.Dalit Halevi, 5/14/2017, 7:03 AM

Hamas claims to have arrested assassin of top military leader

Terrorist group with runs Gaza says it has arrested man who killed military commander in March, continues to blame Israel for assassination.AFP, 5/11/2017, 4:04 PM

Hamas wins elections at Birzeit University for third year

Student vote considered reflection of Arab political climate.Mordechai Sones, 5/11/2017, 2:18 PM

Archbishop of Canterbury blesses Trump's peacemaking efforts

Anglican leader Justin Welby says US President Donald Trump will be "in his prayers" as he attempts to restart Mideast peace talksAFP, 5/10/2017, 8:46 PM

'Hunger strike part of the fight against the occupation'

Senior Hamas leader calls on international community to support terrorist hunger strike.Dalit Halevi, 5/10/2017, 5:04 AM

Haniyeh supports hunger-striking terrorists

New Hamas leader says the freedom of hunger-striking terrorists is a national duty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2017, 2:05 AM

Rotterdam or Hamasdam?

Rotterdam held a conference organized by a Hamas front organization in which awards were given to those who aid the terrorist group and the maps eliminated Israel. So much for Hamas rapprochement.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/8/2017, 12:14 PM

Why did Abbas exempt Gazans from paying taxes?

Palestinian Authority representative explains why PA Chairman Abbas doesn't want Gazans paying tax to Hamas.Ido Ben Porat, 5/8/2017, 11:33 AM

Netanyahu: Don't listen to the 'fake news'

PM hits New York Times, CNN over coverage of new Hamas charter, which calls for the annihilation of Israel. 'Is this moderation?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 9:01 AM

Fatah-Hamas conflict deepens

PA Chairman signs order exempting Gaza from paying taxes to Hamas, Hamas leadership slams order, says it's 'illegal.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/7/2017, 1:27 PM

'Hamas is trying to fool the world'

Hamas claims to be more moderate these days, but video recordings prove otherwise., 5/7/2017, 11:52 AM

Former Hamas leader: I am Haniyeh's soldier now

Former Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal says 'he and his brothers' are now Haniyeh's 'loyal soldiers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 9:00 AM

'Hamas elected a new leader - time for promise?'

IDF spokesman tweets in response to Hamas elections.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 7:20 AM

Ex-Gaza chief elected leader of Hamas

Terrorist Ismail Haniyeh becomes first Gazan Hamas leader since Hamas founder's assassination in 2004.AFP, 5/7/2017, 12:17 AM

Hamas: We have not become a new version of 'Fatah'

Hamas assures that amended charter doesn't change fundamental position, has high hopes for the opening of a border crossing to Egypt.Dalit Halevy, 5/5/2017, 9:04 AM

Hamas rejects Abbas' call for peace

Hamas terrorist group rejects Abbas' authority to speak for Arabs and says all 'Palestine' belongs to Arabs.Gary Willig, 5/3/2017, 8:29 PM

Hamas: chance for Trump to pressure Israel

Leader of Hamas terrorist group calls on US President to pressure Israel to give into Arab demands while ruling out negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 5/3/2017, 6:14 PM

Human Rights Watch condemns Hamas

Human Rights Watch attacks Hamas for 'illogical' behavior towards captives Avraham Mengistu and Hisham al-Sayed.Reut Hadar, 5/3/2017, 11:26 AM

Hezbollah rejects new Hamas policy

Hezbollah deputy leader says group only supports the idea of "liberating the entire Palestine unconditionally."Ben Ariel, 5/3/2017, 5:45 AM

Fatah: New Hamas document offers nothing new

Fatah movement dismisses new political document published by Hamas.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2017, 3:04 AM

Hamas gives Israel 24 hours to respond to hunger strikers

Demands range from better medical care to phone access.AFP, 5/2/2017, 10:20 PM

Mashaal: No negotiations with the 'occupation'

Hamas leader discusses new policy document, says it reflects consensus among group's members.Dalit Halevi, 5/2/2017, 5:05 AM

Hamas unveils new policy document

Supposed more moderate stance calls for state on 1967 lines, but still refuses to recognize Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2017, 9:35 PM

'Hamas invests all its resources in destroying Israel'

PM dismisses reports Hamas to drop call for destruction of Israel from charter, says actions or terror group say otherwise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2017, 7:01 PM

Hamas attempts to appease West with policy touch-up

Promise to remove call for Israel's destruction, drop Muslim Brotherhood association.Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2017, 4:34 PM

Hamas, PLO reach agreement: Israel has no right to exist

Rival factions within Palestinian Authority find common ground in their shared anti-Semitism and hatred of Israel.Shimon Cohen, 5/1/2017, 10:24 AM

Hamas to announce new leadership

Ismail Haniyeh likely to be named new Hamas head, replacing Khaled Mashaal.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2017, 5:42 AM

Iran: PA conducting a 'war' against Gaza

Senior Iranian official attacks PA for its punitive measures against Gaza and its Hamas rulers.Dalit Halevi, 5/1/2017, 3:08 AM

Hamas thanks North Korea for threatening Israel

Hamas welcomes North Korea's threat against Israel and its support for the Palestinian people.Elad Benari, 5/1/2017, 2:07 AM

'We will soon force Israel to release prisoners'

Hamas leader threatens it will 'not be long before Israel is forced to pay the price and release terrorists.'Dalit Halevi, 4/30/2017, 8:35 AM

Hamas to amend controversial charter in bid to ease ties

Hamas changes charter in attempt to mend ties with PA, international community.AFP, 4/29/2017, 11:21 PM

Hamas: Mahmoud Abbas acts like a Nazi

Hamas official calls PA leader a 'traitor,' says he should be killed.Dalit Halevi, 4/29/2017, 10:15 PM

Hamas to unveil updated charter next week

Reports say new Hamas charter will recognize pre-1967 borders, but not Israel.Elad Benari, 4/27/2017, 3:05 AM

Hamas money launderer arrested

Man arrested attempting to smuggle nearly $15,000 to Hamas terrorist in Judea and Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 4/25/2017, 7:40 PM

'Hamas is the most explosive threat to Israel'

Senior IDF officer briefs reporters on security threats, says Hezbollah bigger threat, but Hamas more immediate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 7:22 PM

Gazans create their own limousines by mashing 5 cars together

Wedding planning firm in enclave run by terrorist group gets creative in creating limousines for newlyweds.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 3:19 PM

UNRWA staffer out after alleged Hamas ties

UNRWA says Gaza staffer suspected of being elected to Hamas no longer works for the agency.Elad Benari, 4/23/2017, 6:37 AM

Hamas terrorists 'crawling through the tunnels'

Hamas threatens Israel, says it is prepared to liberate "Palestinian land".Dalit Halevi, 4/21/2017, 4:46 AM