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Israeli general: Hamas giving medical care to IS fighters from Sinai

The Hamas terror group is allowing Islamic State fighters from Sinai to be treated in Gaza Strip hospitals in exchange for weapons and money, an Israeli general told a Saudi-owned news outlet on Monday. 375 more words

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Social media driving Palestinian violence

The future is here.

A relatively reliable poll shows that 85 percent of Palestinian youth get their news from social media–and that could well be what’s driving the wave of individual stabbing attacks against Israelis that’s been going on since October. 17 more words

BBC euphemisms hobble audience understanding of Iranian terror financing

The BBC News website’s coverage of the Iranian president’s visit to Europe late last month included two reports – “Rouhani in Europe: Italy covers nudes for Iran president… 1,106 more words

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Hamas executes military commander who ‘spied for Israel’

The armed wing of Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip, said Sunday it had executed one of its members, with sources familiar with the case calling him a senior official accused of spying for Israel. 266 more words

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Fatah and Hamas officials in Doha for unity talks

Officials from rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas were meeting in the Qatari capital, Doha, Sunday in an attempt to jump-start a reconciliation.

Both sides were represented by high-ranking members, with Hamas sending political chief Khaled Mashaal and senior leader Moussa Abu Marzouk and Fatah sending Central Committee members Azzam al-Ahmad and Sakhr Basiso, Fatah official Ali Barakeh told the London-based daily A-Sharq Al-Awsat. 383 more words

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Hamas calls for suicide bombings in Israeli buses

The Palestinian terror group Hamas called Sunday on activists to carry out suicide bombing attacks against Israelis, specifically on buses, in a manner reminiscent of the devastating attacks of the 2000-2005 Second Intifada. 299 more words

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Risking Gaza Through the Ritual Puffing of Chests

{The following was written several years ago.  Sadly, it still holds as true now as it did then}

by M. Dennis Paul, PhD

There is a long nationalist history of parading weapons and weaponry before the public and media. 1,645 more words