Hamas sentences 2 drug dealers to death in Gaza

2017-03-19 14:42

A Hamas military court has sentenced two Palestinians to death for drug dealing, in the first such case since the militant group seized the Gaza Strip a decade ago.

Hamas condemns Israel mosque loudspeaker bill

2017-03-10 22:26

Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas has denounced planned Israeli legislation that would quieten mosques, warning such a law would face stiff resistance.

Iran's leader calls Israel a 'dirty chapter of history'

2017-02-21 16:10

Iran's supreme leader has used the podium of a pro-Palestinian gathering in Tehran to lash out at Israel, calling the Jewish state a "fake" nation in a "dirty chapter" of history.

Hamas military hardliner elected group's Gaza chief: officials

2017-02-13 20:11

Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas has elected a hardline member of its armed wing as its new Gaza head.

Israel hits Hamas after 'projectile' fired

2017-02-06 18:27

Israel struck a number of positions of Islamist movement Hamas in Gaza after a "projectile" fired from the Palestinian enclave hit a border area.

Palestinian parties agree to form unity government

2017-01-18 06:10

The main Palestinian parties have announced a deal to form a national unity government prior to the holding of elections, after three days of reconciliation talks.

Israel won't release bodies of slain Hamas men

2017-01-01 21:50

Israel has ruled that it won't release to their families the bodies of Hamas militants killed during attacks on Israelis, but would instead bury them.

Hamas says Israel killed its drone expert in Tunisia

2016-12-18 12:00

Palestinian Islamist group Hamas says a Tunisian engineer murdered in Tunisia was one of its leaders, accused Israel of the killing and vowed to avenge him.

Israel intercepts activist boat en route to Gaza

2016-10-05 21:08

The Israeli navy says it has intercepted a boat carrying pro-Palestinian female activists trying to break Israel's naval blockade of the Gaza Strip and is escorting the vessel ashore

Israeli official: Gaza underground wall to be done in months

2016-09-25 22:17

A senior Israeli military official says a massive underground barrier being built along the Gaza border to defend against Hamas tunnels should be completed in a matter of months.


Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fired

2017-03-16 12:32

The Israeli air force carried out raids on Gaza after a rocket was fired from the Palestinian enclave towards Israel, sources on both sides said.

UN suspends Gaza staffer amid allegations of Hamas ties

2017-02-27 16:21

The UN agency for Palestinian refugees has suspended a Palestinian employee following Israel allegations that he was elected to a leadership position with the Islamist group Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

Hamas sentences 3 to hang for 'collaboration'

2017-02-20 05:30

A military court in the Islamist Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip has sentenced three Palestinian men to death for "collaborating" with Israel.

Two Palestinians killed near Gaza-Egypt border: Hamas

2017-02-09 17:16

Two Palestinians were killed and five wounded overnight near the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, the Islamist movement Hamas which runs the Palestinian enclave said Thursday, blaming an Israeli strike.

Top Hamas leader in Gaza visits Egypt

2017-01-23 20:46

The top Hamas official from the Gaza Strip has arrived in Egypt for meetings with security officials, the highest level visit by a member of the Palestinian militant group since Egypt's army overthrew an Islamist president in 2013

ISIS supporter truck driver kills 4 in Israel - govt

2017-01-08 21:00

Israeli authorities says a Palestinian, who rammed a truck into a group of Israeli soldiers, killing 4 and injuring 15, supported ISIS.

Hamas armed wing releases mock video of Israeli soldier

2017-01-01 09:33

Hamas's military wing has released videos of a mock birthday party for Israeli soldier Oron Shaul, who the army believes was killed in the 2014 Gaza war.

Israeli forces hit Gaza after rocket launch

2016-10-24 16:20

Israel's air force hit a Hamas post in the Gaza Strip after a rocket was fired from the Palestinian enclave toward Israel, the military said.

Palestinian local polls delayed for up to four months

2016-10-04 16:47

The Palestinian government has decided to delay municipal elections for up to four months after the high court ruled they should be held only in the West Bank and not in the Gaza Strip.

Israeli planes hit Gaza after rocket fire

2016-09-15 08:18

Israel's air force hit the Hamas-run Gaza Strip early Thursday after Palestinians fired a rocket into southern Israel, the military said.

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