Hamas (Arabic: حماس Ḥamās, an acronym of حركة المقاومة الاسلامية Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-ʾIslāmiyyah Islamic Resistance Movement) is a Palestinian Sunni-Islamist fundamentalist organization.
Hamas is a Palestinian Islamist political organization and militant group that has waged war on Israel since the group's 1987 founding, most notably through suicide bombings and rocket attacks.
The BBC profiles Hamas, the Palestinian militant Islamist organisation which won the PA legislative elections in in 2006, but is designated a terrorist organisation by Israel, the US and the EU.
Hamas is the main Palestinian armed resistance group, but the Islamist movement has struggled with governance since assuming control of Gaza.
Airstrikes target Hamas and Islamic Jihad after militants fire mortar shells into Israel’s south
@HamasInfoEn Ceasefire reached after Egyptian and international mediation! #GazaUnderAttack منذ 15 ساعة @HamasInfoEn Press release regarding the latest Israeli aggression on Gaza https://t.co/U0z2bCRsxh https://t.co/Lecm0O6PjA Since Yesterday @HamasInfoEn Press released issued on 100th day of Great Return March https://t.co/lTEVTm2v58 ...
News about Hamas. Commentary and archival information about Hamas from The New York Times.
Hamas is a U.S.-designated terrorist organization which has killed hundreds of Israeli citizens, as well as Americans, in suicide bombings and other terrorist attacks.
The History of Hamas is an account of the Palestinian Islamist fundamentalist socio-political organization with an associated paramilitary force, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades.
Various groups from State Department-designated terrorist organizations to a youth militia are roiling the Middle East. What's their background? Hamas ...