Why Hamas can’t control arms proliferation in Gaza

Amid the uncontrollable proliferation of weapons in the Gaza Strip, human rights centers and institutions sounded the alarm, while Hamas seems unable to prevent citizens from obtaining arms.

Rasha Abou Jalal | Gaza | oct. 2, 2020
al-monitor Members of the Palestinian police force of Hamas display automatic rifles allegedly seized from the Doghmush clan, Gaza City, Gaza Strip, Aug. 16, 2007. Photo by Abid Katib/Getty Images.

Egyptian media campaign targets Hamas

Egyptian media has renewed its attacks against Hamas following an investigative report by Al Jazeera accusing Egypt of tightening the siege on Gaza.

Ahmad Abu Amer | Gaza | sept. 24, 2020

Hamas members see 'false unity' with Palestinian Authority

Although leading Hamas and Fatah members have repeatedly met in the past few days, the mid-level leading members have been skeptical, as they believe that Fatah and the Palestinian Authority are not committed to reconciliation.

Adnan Abu Amer | Palestinian reconciliation | sept. 22, 2020

Haniyeh’s visit to Lebanon further deepens Palestinian rift

Fatah has criticized the recent visit of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh to a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, where he received a strong welcome.

Adnan Abu Amer | Palestinian reconciliation | sept. 12, 2020

Israel punishes Hamas, but also advances Gaza development programs

Defense Minister Benny Gantz implements a harsh-response policy on Gaza balloon terror while also advancing Gaza development projects.

Danny Zaken | Gaza | sept. 9, 2020