Complete coverage on

Hamas

Latest Stories

Hamas militant killed in Syriaupdated: Thu Jun 28 2012 09:26:00

The Syrian opposition is blaming pro-government militia members for the slaying of a prominent Palestinian militant in his house outside Damascus.

Israeli film tackles Hamas murder mysteryupdated: Tue May 08 2012 13:42:00

Kevin Flower reports on a new Israeli movie about the still unsolved assassination of a Hamas leader in Dubai in 2010.

Hamas: 3 executed in Gaza, one for 'collaborating' with Israelupdated: Sat Apr 07 2012 06:59:00

Three Palestinians were hanged in Gaza on Saturday, one of them for "collaborating" with the Israelis, the territory's ruling Hamas government said.

Israeli airstrikes enter fourth day in Gazaupdated: Mon Mar 12 2012 21:03:00

Israel launched fresh airstrikes early Monday in Gaza, security officials and medical sources said, as talks about a possible cease-fire after three days of bombing apparently failed. At least 30 people were injured, including one critically, they said.

Palestinian factions at oddsupdated: Wed Mar 07 2012 08:05:00

Despite a new urgency for reconciliation among Palestinians, few are optimistic. CNN's Fionnuala Sweeney reports.

Can rival Palestinian factions reach unity deal?updated: Wed Mar 07 2012 08:05:00

The recent visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Washington primarily focused on Iran's nuclear program -- a long way from previous meetings that had, more often than not, focused on Israeli-Palestinian relations. There is little talk about a peace process these days.

Crime and punishment in the Gaza Stripupdated: Wed Feb 29 2012 10:36:00

In 2007, we stood on the Israeli side of the Erez crossing , where we tried and failed to get into the Gaza Strip. Inside, a Palestinian civil war was taking place, pitting political and philosophical rivals Hamas and Fatah against each other. After a succession of assassinations, kidnappings and street battles, Hamas took complete control of Gaza, and for the first time in its history, had to figure out how to run a government. In 2011, when the post-Mubarak government of Egypt decided to start letting small numbers of folks into Gaza through their Rafah crossing, we knew it was our chance to finally get a rare glimpse of the embattled Gaza Strip and to see what life was like under the rule of Hamas.

Rare glimpse of life inside Gazaupdated: Wed Feb 29 2012 10:36:00

VICE makes their way into Gaza for a rare glimpse of what life is like under Hamas rule.

Hamas breaks with Damascusupdated: Fri Feb 24 2012 17:08:00

In a change in policy, the leaders of the Syrian-backed Islamic militant group Hamas declared their support Friday for anti-government protesters in Syria.

Israel arrests another Palestinian lawmakerupdated: Tue Jan 24 2012 10:16:00

Israeli security forces stormed the West Bank home of a Palestinian parliament member affiliated with Hamas on Tuesday morning.

Israeli forces arrest two Palestinian politiciansupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 10:41:00

Hamas condemned Friday the arrests of two Palestinian lawmakers and called for a halt to recent peace talks.

Fatah hopes to seal Palestinian unity dealupdated: Tue Dec 20 2011 12:03:00

As Palestinian politicians meet in Cairo this week to discuss the long-awaited and much-delayed implementation of a national reconciliation agreement signed by political factions earlier this year, officials in the Fatah party of Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas have been surprisingly open and confident in their predictions of concluding a deal that will include their bitter rival Hamas.

Jordan's king visits Ramallah ahead of Palestinian talksupdated: Mon Nov 21 2011 12:10:00

Jordan's King Abdullah made a rare visit to the West Bank Monday to hold talks with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas as the Palestinian leader is expected to renew reconciliation talks with rival political faction Hamas later in the week.

Officials: 1 dead, at least 3 hurt after Israeli strike on Hamas naval buildingupdated: Sun Nov 13 2011 20:26:00

Missiles fired from Israeli warplanes overnight Sunday struck a Hamas naval building in northern Gaza, killing 1 person and injuring at least three others, according to Hamas security and medical officials.

Analysts: Deal bolsters Hamas statureupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 12:03:00

The dramatic Gilad Shalit-Palestinian prisoner swap gives a political boost to the anti-Israel Hamas movement, which negotiated the deal with Israel, analysts said.

With Gilad Shalit's return, a sign of hopeupdated: Mon Oct 17 2011 06:10:00

The details of the prisoner-exchange deal announced between Israel and Hamas -- a swap of Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier held captive by Hamas since 2006, for more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners -- are not yet fully known. But after five years of failed negotiations, it is clear that both sides have made concessions. And that is a sign of hope.

Rockets kill 1 in Israel; Hamas military wing ends truceupdated: Sat Aug 20 2011 16:50:00

One person was killed and at least 12 were injured Saturday when more than two dozen rockets fired by Gaza militants slammed into Israeli cites.

Hamas military wing calls off truce as strikes target Gazaupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 19:56:00

In a move that could portend an increase in violence between Israelis and Palestinians, the Hamas military wing announced it was ending a de facto two-year truce with Israel early Saturday.

Hamas executes father and son for Israeli collaborationupdated: Tue Jul 26 2011 11:07:00

Gaza's ruling Hamas government said Tuesday it executed two Palestinian men for collaborating with Israel.

Palestinian factions sign unity pactupdated: Wed May 04 2011 17:44:00

CNN's Nima Elbagir on the significance of the reconciliation agreement signed by the two largest Palestinian factions.

Palestinian factions adopt reconciliation dealupdated: Wed May 04 2011 17:44:00

Flags of Hamas green and Fatah yellow flew alongside the Palestinian Authority flag on the streets of Gaza on Wednesday, as thousands turned out to celebrate the formal adoption of a reconciliation agreement between the two largest Palestinian factions.

Netanyahu calls on Abbas to choose peace with Israel, not Hamasupdated: Tue May 03 2011 13:46:00

As Palestinian political factions prepared Tuesday to formally sign a political reconciliation agreement in Cairo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on the Palestinian Authority to pull out of the deal, saying it would jeopardize the already-stalled Middle East peace process.

Teen injured in Israel bus attack diesupdated: Sun Apr 17 2011 17:22:00

An Israeli teenager who was wounded on a bus attack earlier this month died from his injuries Sunday, police said.

Israel targets Hamas in Gaza strikesupdated: Fri Apr 08 2011 19:09:00

Israeli forces struck targets in Rafah and Khan Yunis in Gaza on Friday, killing 12 people and injuring at least seven, Palestinian sources said.

Hamas claims responsibility for missile strike on bus that wounded boyupdated: Thu Apr 07 2011 19:47:00

Hamas claimed responsibility Thursday for shooting a missile that struck an Israeli bus, critically wounding a teenage boy on his way home from school.

Report: Palestinian journalists abused by Palestinian security forcesupdated: Wed Apr 06 2011 17:37:00

Palestinian journalists are finding reporting increasingly difficult in the face of the growing abuse toward them by Palestinian security forces in the West Bank and Gaza, according to a report released Wednesday by Human Rights Watch.

Hamas: Goldstone report substance remains unchangedupdated: Sun Apr 03 2011 10:23:00

While the recent retraction of the most damning criticism against Israel's military offensive in Gaza came as a surprise to Hamas, the militant group says the substance of the controversial "Goldstone Report" hasn't changed.

Three killed in Israeli airstrikeupdated: Sat Apr 02 2011 03:45:00

Three people were killed in the Gaza Strip early Saturday morning during an Israeli airstrike, according to medics and a Hamas police spokesman.

Abbas ready to delay new government, give Hamas chance to joinupdated: Wed Mar 16 2011 14:26:00

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday that he is ready to visit Gaza immediately in an effort to end the internal political division between the two main Palestinian political parties, Hamas and Fatah.

Palestinians protest Hamas-Fatah divisionupdated: Tue Mar 15 2011 15:48:00

Tens of thousands of Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank took to the streets in mass demonstrations Tuesday demanding an end to the inter-Palestinian political division and an end to Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territories.

The 'Egypt effect' on Palestinian politicsupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 11:42:00

The Egyptian uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak after nearly 30 years in power was a watershed moment in the Middle East, inspiring a wave of rebellions and serving notice to Arab governments that no leader is immune from the collective wrath of his people.

Palestinian youth join chorus for changeupdated: Thu Feb 17 2011 17:39:00

Palestinian youth chant for change during a rally in the West Bank. CNN's Kevin Flower reports.

Palestinians call for unity in street demonstrationsupdated: Thu Feb 17 2011 17:39:00

Hundreds of Palestinians rallied for unity in Ramallah Thursday, calling on Hamas, Fatah and other Palestinian political factions to heal the divide among them amid arguments over elections scheduled for September in the Palestinian territories.

Israeli forces hit Gaza with air strikesupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 09:55:00

Israeli forces carried out air strikes late Thursday in Gaza, but there were no reports of casualties, Israeli officials and a Hamas official concurred Friday.

WikiLeaks: Palestinian group 'asked Israel' to attack Hamasupdated: Tue Dec 21 2010 20:10:00

In the summer of 2007, two Palestinian groups -- Fatah and Hamas -- fought street battles in Gaza. Fatah, loyal to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, was losing. And a U.S. diplomatic cable indicates that "desperate, disorganized, and demoralized" Fatah members appealed to Israel to attack their rival.

Hamas strategy isn't a plan for victoryupdated: Mon Dec 13 2010 09:35:00

On my last day on a visit to Beirut, Lebanon, I participated in a long conversation with a Hamas political leader.

Israel seizes Hamas funds, military saysupdated: Mon Nov 15 2010 11:33:00

Israeli security forces seized money and property belonging to a convicted Hamas financier overnight, the Israel Defense Forces announced Monday morning.

Palestinian leader chides Hamas, Iran, Israelupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 14:20:00

The Palestinian Authority president repeated his stance Thursday that Israel's settlement activities are impediments to peace talks, but he also criticized his rival, Hamas, and the Iranian regime.

'Elders' visit Syria, meet with Hamas leaderupdated: Tue Oct 19 2010 12:09:00

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and other world leaders met in Syria Tuesday with the exiled leader of Hamas, the Palestinian movement that runs Gaza.

Hamas talks of 'revenge' for Hebron killingsupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 09:42:00

Israeli troops killed two militants on Friday in an operation targeting Hamas in the West Bank, an act that has sparked outrage over Israeli-Palestinian Authority security ties and militant vows of "revenge."

Hamas' military wing threatens to retaliate over activists' arrestsupdated: Wed Oct 06 2010 13:40:00

The military wing of the Islamist group Hamas Wednesday threatened to retaliate against the Palestinian Authority if its arrests of its West Bank activists continue.

Hamas political leader vows to continue fight against Israelisupdated: Mon Sep 27 2010 14:45:00

The political leader of Hamas said in an interview Monday that the Islamist group will continue to fight what he called Israel's occupation of Palestinian territory, declaring the group's resistance "a legitimate and just cause, and therefore we will win no matter what."

Hamas reacts to peace talk concernsupdated: Mon Sep 27 2010 14:45:00

Although locked out of peace talks, Hamas' political leader talks to CNN's Nic Robertson about the settlement issue.

Hamas political leader says progress made in talks with Fatahupdated: Sun Sep 26 2010 08:22:00

Representatives of the two main Palestinian factions - the Islamist group Hamas and the Fatah party led by President Mahmoud Abbas - met on Friday into the early hours of Saturday and agreed on several disputed points in a reconciliation document mediated by Egypt, Hamas political leader Khaled Meshaal told CNN.

Wanted Hamas member killedupdated: Fri Sep 17 2010 10:04:00

A wanted Hamas operative was killed overnight in an Israeli military operation in the occupied West Bank, the military said Friday.

What may undermine Mideast peace talksupdated: Thu Sep 02 2010 19:09:00

Ben Wedeman reports from Gaza on the Palestinian divisions that could undermine peace talks due to resume this week.

Hamas, 10 other groups pledge to continue targeting Israelisupdated: Thu Sep 02 2010 19:09:00

Members of the militant wing of Hamas and representatives of 10 other militant groups met Thursday and said they were joining forces and that attacks on Israelis would continue.

Israeli military hunts West Bank drive-by shootersupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 22:15:00

The Israeli military said Wednesday it is still looking for the perpetrators behind a drive-by attack Tuesday evening that left four people dead, including a pregnant woman.

4 Israelis shot dead in West Bankupdated: Tue Aug 31 2010 23:40:00

Four Israelis -- including a pregnant woman -- were killed Tuesday near Hebron in the West Bank in a shooting for which the militant wing of Hamas claimed responsibility, officials said.

Hamas leader killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gazaupdated: Sun Aug 01 2010 11:24:00

A senior Hamas member was killed during Israeli air strikes in Gaza, Hamas security forces said Saturday.

Turkey's foreign minister meets with exiled Hamas leaderupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 13:36:00

Turkey's foreign minister met with Hamas' leader-in-exile Khaled Meshaal during a visit to Syria Monday, a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry confirmed Tuesday.

Hamas official taken into custody for failing to leave Israelupdated: Thu Jul 01 2010 03:53:00

A senior Hamas official who was released from prison last month has been taken into custody again for failing to leave East Jerusalem as he had been ordered to do, Israeli police spokesman Shmulik Ben Rubi confirmed to CNN Wednesday.

Reports: Hamas shuts charity offices in Gazaupdated: Thu Jun 03 2010 06:49:00

The United Nations' special coordinator for Middle East peace expressed his concerns Thursday over reports of Hamas breaking into charity offices in Gaza and closing them down, a statement said.

Palestinians: 3 killed in airstrike tied to pro-Hamas groupupdated: Tue Jun 01 2010 11:49:00

An Israeli airstrike in the Gaza town of Beit Lahiya killed three Hamas supporters on Tuesday, Palestinian sources told CNN.

Israel considers tougher conditions for Hamas prisonersupdated: Mon May 24 2010 12:29:00

An Israeli ministerial legislation committee has approved a bill that seeks to toughen the incarceration conditions of Hamas prisoners.

Hamas executes 2 for Israeli collaborationupdated: Thu Apr 29 2010 04:26:00

The ruling Hamas government in Gaza said it executed two Palestinian men Thursday for collaborating with Israel.

Israel: Hamas militant killed in gunfightupdated: Mon Apr 26 2010 10:23:00

Israeli security forces killed a Hamas militant near the West Bank town of Hebron early Monday, an Israel Defense Forces spokesman said.

Report: Israel, Hamas investigations into Gaza incursion lackingupdated: Sun Apr 11 2010 10:58:00

Israel and Hamas both failed to investigate serious violations of the laws of war during the Israeli incursion into Gaza in 2008 and early 2009, according to a new report released Sunday by Human Rights Watch.

Slaying of Hamas leader in Dubai is international murder mysteryupdated: Tue Mar 23 2010 13:48:00

It was something straight out of a James Bond film: A team of alleged killers in a swank Dubai hotel, some of them scoping out their target in an elevator while dressed in tennis clothes and carrying rackets and backpacks.

Gaza bank, TV station see U.S. sanctionsupdated: Fri Mar 19 2010 03:52:00

The U.S. Treasury put a bank and a television station -- both from Gaza -- on its terrorist-financing list, saying they were controlled by Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist movement.

Analysis: Son of Hamasupdated: Fri Mar 19 2010 03:14:00

Middle East experts and major players dissect a CNN interview of the son of a Hamas leader who says he spied for Israel.

Hamas official slams spy-claim bookupdated: Fri Mar 19 2010 03:14:00

A top official in the Palestinian militant group Hamas lashed out at the son of a Hamas founding member who says in a new book he was an Israeli spy for a decade.

Hamas founder's son: I spied for Israelupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 21:56:00

The son of a founder of the Palestinian militant group, Hamas, Tuesday told CNN that he was a spy for Israel.

'No reason to think' Israel involved in Hamas murder, official saysupdated: Wed Feb 17 2010 10:44:00

There is "no reason to think" Israeli agents were involved in the mysterious death in Dubai of a senior Hamas militant, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Wednesday.

Ripples of Dubai killing spread across regionupdated: Mon Feb 08 2010 16:18:00

A shadowy figure murdered in his Dubai hotel room by a hit squad that the police say operated with European passports. It sounds like the plot of a John Le Carré spy novel, but this is reality and the hunt is on for the killers of top Hamas official Mahmoud al-Mabhouh.

More explosive barrels wash up on Israeli beachupdated: Wed Feb 03 2010 12:03:00

Israeli authorities discovered and disarmed an explosive barrel Wednesday, the third to wash up on an Israeli beach this week, the Israel Defense Forces said.

Explosives wash up on Israeli beachesupdated: Mon Feb 01 2010 18:19:00

Two barrels filled with explosives washed up on beaches in Israel on Monday, according to Israeli authorities.

Hamas says top militant 'assassinated'updated: Fri Jan 29 2010 09:46:00

Mourners buried a senior Hamas militant Friday after his recent death in Dubai -- a death Hamas calls an "assassination."

Lebanon blast kills 2 members of Hamasupdated: Sun Dec 27 2009 18:25:00

An explosion in a Beirut, Lebanon, suburb killed two members of the Hamas militant group and injured two others, a Hamas representative announced Sunday.

Hamas to discuss possible deal to release Israeli soldierupdated: Mon Nov 23 2009 08:33:00

Talk of a possible deal to release an Israeli soldier captured more than three years ago heightened Monday amid diplomatic activity in the region.

Hamas adopting more moderate stance?updated: Thu Nov 05 2009 12:47:00

Something is stirring within the Hamas body politic, a moderating trend that, if nourished and engaged, could transform Palestinian politics and the Arab-Israeli peace process. There are unmistakable signs that the religiously based radical movement has subtly changed its uncompromising posture on Israel.

Rights group: Israeli offensive killed mostly civiliansupdated: Wed Sep 09 2009 03:52:00

A human rights group says more than half of the Palestinians killed during Israel's three-week offensive against Hamas in Gaza earlier this year were civilians, contradicting an Israeli military claim.

Radical Muslim cleric among 21 killed in Gaza clashesupdated: Sat Aug 15 2009 23:40:00

A radical Muslim sheikh's call for the creation of an Islamic emirate in Gaza sparked clashes with Hamas forces that left 21 people dead and injured at least 121 others.

Cleric killed in Gaza raidupdated: Sat Aug 15 2009 23:40:00

A radical Muslim cleric is among those killed after Hamas police storm a Gaza mosque. CNN's Paula Hancocks reports.

13 die as Islamic radicals, Hamas clash in Gazaupdated: Fri Aug 14 2009 17:52:00

A radical Muslim sheikh called Friday for the creation of an Islamic emirate in Gaza, sparking clashes with Hamas forces that left 13 people dead, Hamas sources tell CNN.

Would-be suicide bomberupdated: Fri Aug 14 2009 10:14:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour investigates how one madrassa student is recruited to join the Taliban.

Hamas accused over rocket attacksupdated: Thu Aug 06 2009 10:32:00

Palestinian militant groups including the armed wing of Hamas are committing war crimes when they fire rockets into Israel, according to a report by campaign group Human Rights Watch.

Hamas leader: Obama must do more for peaceupdated: Thu Jun 25 2009 13:36:00

Hamas political leader Khaled Meshaal on Thursday called on the United States to take a more active role in the Mideast peace process "so that America and the rest of the world can take a break from the headache of the region."

Hamas: 5 killed in attack on Israeli forcesupdated: Mon Jun 08 2009 03:04:00

Five militants died early Monday as they attempted to carry out an attack against Israeli forces, near Nachal Oz Crossing in northern Gaza, Hamas security sources said.

Hamas responds to Obamaupdated: Fri Jun 05 2009 13:15:00

Former Hamas senior adviser talks to CNN's John Roberts about Obama's Middle East speech.

U.N. human rights investigators enter Gazaupdated: Mon Jun 01 2009 14:41:00

A U.N. team entered Gaza on Monday to investigate possible human rights abuses by Israel and Hamas during a three-week conflict that ended January 18.

Israeli forces kill local Hamas leaderupdated: Thu May 28 2009 10:05:00

Israeli anti-terror forces killed a suspected West Bank Hamas military leader Thursday, the country's military announced.

Israel arrests suspected Hamas terroristsupdated: Thu Mar 19 2009 09:26:00

Israeli security forces are questioning 10 Hamas terrorism suspects, including four Hamas legislative council members, who were arrested in overnight raids across the West Bank, the military said Thursday.

UK lawmakers aim to 'force' Hamas talksupdated: Sun Mar 15 2009 11:24:00

A group of British politicians is trying to force the government in London to talk to Hamas, the militant Palestinian movement considered a terrorist organization by the United Kingdom, one of the politicians told CNN.

U.S. on Palestinian government: Hamas is sticking pointupdated: Tue Mar 03 2009 20:15:00

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday ruled out working with any Palestinian unity government that includes Hamas if Hamas does not agree to recognize Israel.

U.S. officials: Hamas slipped note to Obama via senatorupdated: Fri Feb 20 2009 18:59:00

Islamic fundamentalist group Hamas passed Sen. John Kerry a letter for President Obama while Kerry visited Gaza on Thursday, senior State Department officials said.

Congressmen's rare Gaza tripupdated: Fri Feb 20 2009 18:59:00

CNN's Ben Wedeman catches up with American lawmakers during their first trip to Gaza in years.

Hamas says it may consider Israeli soldier's releaseupdated: Mon Feb 16 2009 15:01:00

The Palestinian militant group Hamas said Monday that it is willing to consider the release of an Israeli soldier who was seized in a cross-border raid more than two years ago.

Hamas: Gaza truce agreement nearupdated: Thu Feb 12 2009 20:00:00

Israeli and Hamas negotiators have "almost reached agreement" on a long-term truce for Gaza, a spokesman for Hamas told CNN early Friday.

Hamas tortured, killed Palestinians, rights group chargesupdated: Tue Feb 10 2009 11:29:00

Amnesty International has accused Hamas militants in Gaza of kidnapping, killing and torturing fellow Palestinians they accuse of spying for Israel, the organization announced Tuesday.

Hamas leader praises Iran's help in Gaza 'victory'updated: Sun Feb 01 2009 13:54:00

Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal on Sunday praised Iran for helping Hamas achieve "victory" over Israel in Gaza, according to Iranian media reports.

Spies and torture in Gazaupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 22:12:00

CNN's Karl Penhaul reports on claims Fatah spies helped Israel during the Gaza conflict.

Rival factions trade accusations of spying, violence in Gazaupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 22:12:00

In the wake of an Israeli offensive aimed at crippling Hamas, Gaza's ruling party, Hamas is accusing rival Palestinian faction Fatah of spying for Israel.

Hamas, Israel set independent cease-firesupdated: Sun Jan 18 2009 20:55:00

Palestinian militants declared Sunday that they would stop attacks on Israel for a week, a statement that came hours after Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert announced a unilateral cease-fire in the country's assault on Hamas in Gaza.

A blogger's warupdated: Sat Jan 17 2009 16:50:00

CNN's Karl Penhaul profiles an aid worker's quest to make his voice heard from Rafah on the Gaza side of the border.

Situation 'very difficult'updated: Fri Jan 16 2009 09:42:00

CNN's Ben Wedeman reports from Raffa that people only venture out if they feel it is safe.

UK Jewish lawmaker: Israeli forces acting like Nazisupdated: Fri Jan 16 2009 09:42:00

Israeli military action in Gaza is comparable to that of German soldiers during the Holocaust, a Jewish UK lawmaker whose family suffered at the hands of the Nazis has claimed.

Hamas official's house hitupdated: Thu Jan 15 2009 14:46:00

A house north of Gaza City, where IDF says senior Hamas members were, was reduced to rubble by an Israeli airstrike.

Third-ranking Hamas leader in Gaza killedupdated: Thu Jan 15 2009 14:46:00

An Israeli artillery strike Thursday killed the third most senior Hamas leader in Gaza, Hamas television announced.

Israel says map shows Hamas puts Gaza civilians at riskupdated: Fri Jan 09 2009 16:33:00

The Israeli military says it has found a "sketch" detailing "the deployment of explosives and Hamas forces" in the Al-Attara neighborhood in northern Gaza.

We recommend