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Hamas: Palestinian Islamic political organization
Hamas is a Palestinian Sunni-Islamic fundamentalist militant organization. It has a social service wing, Dawah, and a military wing, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades. It has been the de facto governing authority of the Gaza Strip since its takeover of that area in 2007. During this period it fought several wars with Israel. Israel, the United States and the European Union classify, either in whole or in part, Hamas as a terrorist organization. This classification is one among various and diverse international positions on the nature of Hamas. Iran, Russia, China, and Turkey are some countries that view Hamas in a positive light.

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Watch: Pak terror tunnel unearthed in J&K; Karachi sacks used in construction

The Border Security Force unearthed a tunnel dug from Pakistan to push terrorists into Jammu and Kashmir. The tunnel's opening was discovered in J&K's Samba, just 400 m from a Pakistani border post...

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Hamas: Israel-UAE deal a 'stab in back of Palestinians' [Video]

Hamas: Israel-UAE deal a 'stab in back of Palestinians'

US President Donald Trump has announced the full normalisation of ties between the UAE and Israel.

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Hamas and Israel strike deal to end Gaza escalation

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Israeli warplanes strike Gaza targets in response to rockets firing: sources

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