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Report: Hamas Develops New, High-Powered Rocket to Target Israel.

Hamas has developed a new high-powered rocket that can carry a much heavier explosive load than what has previously been in its arsenal, The Jerusalem Post reported on Tuesday.

- Newsmax - US

Political, Regional Clouds Gather over Israel Even As Economy Booms.

Israel's politics are darkening: the governing coalition, in power for barely two years, is in tumult and regional tensions are rising. Looking only at the economy, things seem bright. U.S. chip giant Intel recently bought local start-up Mobileye for $15 billion, growth is robust and the currency is at record highs. But ...

- Voice of America - US

Concerns in Israel over new Hamas short-range rockets.

Hamas has developed new short-range weapons which can threaten regions adjacent to Gaza.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Attorney General gags reporting of Gaza assassination as rumors fly.

The attorney general of the Hamas-run government in the besieged Gaza Strip issued a gag order on Monday banning publication of any information about the ongoing investigation into the killing of Hamas leader and former prisoner of Israel Mazen Fuqahaa in Gaza City on Friday, which Hamas has branded as an assassination by ...

- Albawaba - UK

Hamas TV Channel Builds Jerusalem Set in Gaza.

Quiet on the set! Surrounded by militant training sites on uprooted Jewish settlement lands, the first movie set in the Gaza Strip is growing, depicting the history-rich, volatile alleyways of Jerusalem's Old City. The set is the latest effort by the al-Aqsa channel, run by Gaza's Islamic militant Hamas rulers, to ...

- Voice of America - US

Mashaal: We're ready to meet Israel's challenge.

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal accuses Israel of killing top terrorist Mazen Faqha, vows to defeat it.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Will Hamas respond to assassination of military leader?.

Hamas is blaming Israel for the killing of military commander Mazen Faqha but is waiting on a commission of inquiry before announcing any response.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Assassination of Hamas senior operative won't ensure Passover calm.

While Israel tries to prevent attempts by Hamas and other groups to perpetrate attacks during the Passover period, official Israel did not take responsibility for the killing of Hamas military branch senior operative Mazen Faqha.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Hamas partially reopens Gaza crossing after assassination.

Hamas authorities partially reopened the crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel on Monday, after a one-day closure following the assassination of one of the group's leaders.

- Zee News - IN

Ontario-based relief group linked to Hamas heads to court to get off Canada's terrorist list.

The International Relief Fund for the Afflicted and Needy Canada allegedly has launched a legal challenge in Federal Court in an attempt to be taken off the Canadian government's list of 'terrorist entities'

- National Post - CA

Family of Oron Shaul sues IDF for proof of son's death.

Family of soldier believed killed in 2014 Gaza conflict whose body has been held by Hamas demands release of evidence of his death.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Killing of a Hamas Leader Could Signal a New Conflict With Israel

The mysterious death of a Qassam Brigades commander threatens the fragile cease-fire that ended 50 days of deadly fighting in Gaza in the summer of 2014.

- New York Times - US

Family of Israeli soldier whose body held by Hamas sues IDF for evidence he is dead

JERUSALEM , The family of an Israeli soldier believed killed in the 2014 Gaza war and whose body is being held by Hamas filed a lawsuit in the Supreme Court to see the evidence that led the army to declare him dead. The family of Oron Shaul had asked the army two months ago...

- JTA - US

First Hamas TV series being shot in former settlement

Jerusalem alleys amid Gazan dunes, to air during Ramadan

- ANSA - IT

Hamas partially reopens Gaza crossing after assassination

Hamas authorities partially reopened the crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel Monday, after a one-day closure following the assassination of one of the group's leaders

- The Daily Star - LB

Report: Assassin Waited in Garage for Hours to Kill Top Hamas Terrorist

The gunmen who killed Hamas military leader Mazen Faqha Friday night had broken into his garage, and lain in wait for hours, before carrying out the assassination, which left no trace but the dead body, a Palestinian daily reported on Sunday.

- Breitbart - US

Father of slain Hamas militant says Israel warned his son

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The father of a slain Hamas militant says Israeli officers raided his West Bank house three times in 2014 and 2015 to press his son to stop planning deadly attacks from Gaza.

- Billings Gazette - US

Father of slain Hamas militant says Israel warned his son

The father of a slain Hamas militant says Israeli officers raided his West Bank house three times in 2014 and 2015 to press his son to stop planning deadly attacks from Gaza.

- FOX News - US

Hamas eases Gaza lockdown amid manhunt

Gaza authorities ease travel restrictions after imposing a 24-hour closure after assassination of senior Hamas official.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Muslim Brotherhood Front Group Seeking Removal of Listing as a "Terrorism Entity"

The application for judicial review made by IRFAN and Majid also attempts to distance themselves from the Muslim Brotherhood. This seems a bit difficult. Hamas itself was founded as the Palestinian wing of the Muslim Brotherhood, according to Article Two

- Hudson New York - US

Thousands attend Gaza funeral of slain Hamas official

Palestinians poured into the streets on Saturday for the funeral of Mazen Faqha.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Maher's Show Uses Incest Jokes, Hitler, & 'America's Hamas' to Slime Trump

On Friday's Real Time show on HBO, far-left comedian Bill Maher made plenty of room for crass and hyperbolic attacks on President Donald Trump. The show featured everything from incest jokes about Ivanka Trump to offering a serious warning that Trump might follow Adolf Hitler's lead in bringing 'fascism' to America after a ...

- NewsBusters - US

In role reversal, Iran and Hamas impose sanctions for alleged Israel-related misbehavior

TEL AVIV , Israel's archenemies apparently couldn't wait until April Fool's Day. On Sunday, geopolitics got all “hafouch,” or turned upside down, as they say in this country. Iran imposed penalties on U.S. firms for working with Israel, and Hamas closed its border with the Jewish state. Stereotypically, of ...

- JTA - US

In role reversal, Iran and Hamas impose sanctions

Iran engages in tit for tat sanctions against US while Hamas imprisons its own people in retaliation against Israel.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Point-blank killing of senior Hamas operative deepens tensions between Israel, Gaza

Mazen Fuqaha spent nine years in an Israeli prison for his role in plotting suicide blasts in the early 2000s.

- Washington Post - US

Gaza closes Erez crossing with Israel after killing of Hamas leader

The Hamas movement has closed the Erez crossing between the blockaded Gaza Strip and Israel Sunday, in response to the mysterious killing of one of the group's leaders. Interior Ministry spokesman Iyad al-Bozum said it was part of security measures put in place after Mazen Faqaha, a leader of the group's military wing, was ...

- Albawaba - UK

Hamas closes border between Israel and Gaza

JERUSALEM , Hamas closed the border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of its commanders. The border crossing was closed Sunday in an effort to prevent the assassin or assassins from leaving Gaza. The Rafah border crossing with Egypt also reportedly has been closed by Hamas. ...

- JTA - US

In role reversal, Iran and Hamas impose sanctions for alleged Israel-related misbehavior

TEL AVIV , Israel's archenemies apparently couldn't wait until April Fool's Day. On Sunday, geopolitics got all “hafouch” as they say in this country. Iran imposed penalties on U.S. firms for working with Israel, and Hamas closed its border with the Jewish state. Stereotypically, of course, it's the other way ...

- JTA - US

Assassination of senior Hamas operative sparks tensions between Israel, Gaza

Hamas closed its only civilian border crossing with Israel on Sunday, and Israeli troops were on high alert as tensions between the two enemies continued to rise, two days after a senior Hamas operative was mysteriously shot dead at point-blank range in the parking garage of his home.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after senior militant shot dead

Hamas have shut Gaza's main border crossing with Israel following the mysterious killing of a senior militant.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Assassination of senior Hamas operative sparks tensions between Israel, Gaza

Mazen Fuqaha, a senior commander in Hamas's military wing, spent nine years in an Israeli prison for planning numerous suicide bombings in the second Intifada.

- Washington Post - US

Hamas Closes Gaza Crossing with Israel after Shadowy Killing

Gaza's Hamas rulers shut down the territory's main border crossing with Israel Sunday in a rare measure following the mysterious killing of a senior militant.   Hamas Interior Ministry spokesman Iyad al-Bozum said the Erez crossing point will be "fully closed in both directions" until further notice.   The unusual measure ...

- Voice of America - US

IDF launches military exercises on two fronts, high alert on third

March 26, 2017, 8:59 AM Israel embarked Sunday on two week-long military exercises – one across the Golan to drill the forces’ preparedness for attack, and the other in Judea and Samaria. Residents were warned the drills will be accompanied by explosions. The troops of the Southern Command and the Gaza region ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Hamas shuts Gaza-Israeli border crossings

March 26, 2017, 9:13 AM Hamas has just shut down the border crossing points between the Gaza Strip and Israel without explanation. Neither Palestinians not international officials are allowed to enter or exit the enclave.

- DEBKAFile - IL

Hamas official shot dead in Gaza Strip

Hamas official shot dead in Gaza Strip...

- MENAFN - JO

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after shadowy killing

Gaza's Hamas rulers shut down the territory's main border crossing with Israel Sunday in a rare measure following the mysterious killing of a senior militant

- The Daily Star - LB

Hamas closes Gaza, forbids fishing

Hamas shuts Gaza crossing, blames Israel for official's assassination.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Gaza-Israel border shut after Mazen Faqha killing

Hamas closes northern Gaza crossing 'until further notice', as it reflects on Mazen Faqha's killing, blamed on Israel.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after shadowy killing

Hamas authorities have shut down the Gaza border with Israel following the mysterious killing of a senior militant.

- FOX News - US

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after shadowy killing

Mazen Faqha was freed in a 2011 prisoner exchange after Israel jailed him for directing suicide bombing attacks against Israelis.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after shadowy killing

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza's Hamas rulers shut down the territory's main border crossing with Israel Sunday in a rare measure following the...

- Townhall.com - US

Hamas closes Gaza crossing with Israel after shadowy killing

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza's Hamas rulers shut down the territory's main border crossing with Israel Sunday in a rare measure following the mysterious killing of a senior militant.

- Billings Gazette - US

Israeli security forces on high alert after terrorist's funeral

Israel security forces expect escalation in terror after Hamas leaders blame Israel for terrorist's death in Gaza.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Hamas shuts Gaza crossing, blames Israel for assassination

Hamas shut the crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel The post Hamas shuts Gaza crossing, blames Israel for assassination appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Hamas supporters call for 'revenge' against Israel

Thousands attend funeral of Hamas terrorist, call for 'revenge' against Israel after unknown Gaza gunmen kill Hamas leader.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Hamas vows revenge at slain militant's funeral in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Thousands of Hamas supporters waving the movement's green flag marched through the streets of Gaza Saturday for the...

- Townhall.com - US

Senior Hamas leader shot dead in gaza

- Today.Az - AZ

Thousands attend Gaza funeral of slain Hamas official

- Al Jazeera - QA

Thousands attend funeral of slain Hamas official

Thousands of Hamas supporters Saturday called for "revenge" during the Gaza funeral of an official from the Palestinian Islamist movement gunned down the previous day

- The Daily Star - LB

Hamas blames Israel after Mazen Faqha assassination

Gaza police say Israel and collaborators responsible for killing of senior Hamas member Mazen Faqha.

- Al Jazeera - QA

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