Israel’s government waged financial warfare on terror groups like Hamas and Hezbollah, which became a model for most states battling terrorism today, according to members of a once secret Israeli task force called Harpoon.
Israeli officials on Wednesday showed the United Nations secretary-general why the threat from Palestinian terrorists along the Israel-Gaza Strip border cannot be overlooked.
The new leader of Hamas said Monday the Palestinian terrorist group has repaired relations with Iran after several years of strain and will use restored military and financial aid to face down hostilities with Israel.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas issued a broad decree against expression harmful to “national unity” that authorities have used to target dissenters.
House Foreign Affairs Chairman Ed Royce rejected a declaration by U.S. designated terrorist group Hamas that it planned to soften its stance toward Israel in a new policy manifesto expected Monday.
The United States formally added a military commander of the Palestinian extremist group Hamas to its foreign terrorist list on Thursday, the State Department announced.
Senior Hamas leader and cofounder Mahmoud al-Zahar told supporters Sunday that the terrorist group’s commitment to the destruction of Israel is nonnegotiable, promising to “hold a gun” to the Jewish state’s head as “every inch” of the land belongs to Palestine.
A Palestinian terrorist group linked to the Islamic State claimed responsibility for a rocket attack in Israel on Wednesday, declaring it part of the “jihad against Jews.”