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Hamas rejects Bahrain conference that 'normalises' Israel ties

Hamas rejects Bahrain conference that 'normalises' Israel ties

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Thursday his Palestinian movement rejected next week's US-sponsored Middle East economic conference in Bahrain as it would amount to Arab "normalisation" of ties with Israel.

Amir meets Hamas delegation

Amir meets Hamas delegation

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at his office at Al Bahr Palace with a delegation from the political bureau of the Islamic Resistance Movement in Palestine (Hamas).

Israel razes home of killed Palestinian

Israel razes home of killed Palestinian

Israeli forces destroyed the home on Wednesday of a Palestinian who was killed during his attempted arrest on suspicion of carrying out a December shooting.

Hamas leader says rocket that hit Israeli house fired in error

Hamas leader says rocket that hit Israeli house fired in error

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said Tuesday the rocket from Gaza that hit a house in Israel last week launched due to a technical error, his first official statement on the strike.

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza

Israeli warplanes on Friday night carried out a series of airstrikes on military facilities and posts belonging to the Hamas movement across the Gaza Strip, local media reported.

Two Palestinians killed by toxic gas in Egypt border tunnel

Two Palestinians killed by toxic gas in Egypt border tunnel

Two Palestinians including a Hamas policeman suffocated to death from gas in a cross-border tunnel under Gaza's frontier with Egypt, the enclave's interior ministry said Monday.

Hamas armed wing member killed by Israeli fire after soldier injured

Hamas armed wing member killed by Israeli fire after soldier injured

A Hamas armed wing member killed by Israeli fire after soldier injured was killed by Israeli tank fire along the Gaza border Tuesday

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve Palestinian parliament

Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve Palestinian parliament

Hamas on Sunday denounced Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas's plan to dissolve the largely defunct Palestinian parliament that it controls, calling it a move to ‘serve his partisan interests’.

Qatar injects more cash into Gaza for Hamas employees

Qatar injects more cash into Gaza for Hamas employees

Employees of the Hamas administration in the Gaza Strip began collecting their salaries for a second month Friday, after Qatar pumped more money into the territory with Israel's blessings.

Gaza court sentences six to death for 'collaborating' with Israel

Gaza court sentences six to death for 'collaborating' with Israel

A military court in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip on Monday sentenced six people, including a woman, to death for "collaborating" with Israel, authorities said.

Hamas leader says Gaza ceasefire possible if Israel halts attacks

Hamas leader says Gaza ceasefire possible if Israel halts attacks

The leader of Hamas held out the possibility of a Gaza ceasefire on Tuesday but said Israel should first halt its attacks.

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in border clashes

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in border clashes

A Palestinian was killed by Israeli fire in fresh clashes on the Gaza border Monday, the health ministry in the Hamas-run enclave said.