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Hamas leader responds to accusations of Antisemitism: We’re not against Jews, we’re against Zionists, “who [are] occupying our lands”
Al-Jazeera English program UpFront, interview with senior Hamas leader Osama Hamdan Reporter Mehdi Hasan: “You and many other Hamas officials often say that you’re in conflict with the Israelis, and it’s a political conflict, that you’re opposed to Zionism, not Judaism. You often say it’s not a...”
Jan 25, 2017
Fatah official praises Hamas: Fatah and Hamas are in one trench against Israel
Rally in the West Bank for the 29th anniversary of the founding of the Hamas terrorist organization, posted on the Al-Jazeera YouTube channel Member of Fatah Central Committee Abbas Zaki: "I say here on behalf of Fatah - at all its levels - how much we hope for cooperation [with Hamas] in events..."
Dec 17, 2016
Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal denies involvement in kidnapping of 3 teens
Al-Jazeera Live posted a video of Hamas Political Bureau Chief Khaled Mashaal at a press conference in Doha, during Operation Protective Edge. In the interview, Mashaal denies Hamas involvement in the kidnapping of the 3 Israeli teens (see note below), but only a month later on August 22,...
Jul 14, 2014
Fatah official: "We haven't abandoned our strategy... of armed struggle... but the current stage is of peaceful resistance and negotiations"
Al-Jazeera interviewed Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Al-Ahmad: : “We in the Fatah movement haven’t abandoned our strategy, through which we taught the parties of the region – all the parties of the region – the meaning of armed...”
May 1, 2014
Fatah Central Committee member Abbas Zaki: Goal is end of Israel, but "you can't say that to the world"
"The agreement is based on the borders of June 4 . While the agreement is on the borders of June 4, the President [Mahmoud Abbas] understands, we understand, and everyone knows that it is impossible to realize the inspiring idea, or the great goal in one stroke. If Israel withdraws from..."
Sep 23, 2011
Gaza flotilla participants chanted Islamic battle cry invoking killing of Jews
Reporter: "Despite the Israeli threats and several unexpected delays, the arrival of the ships at the meeting point before sailing to the Gaza Strip inflamed the emotions and the enthusiasm of the participants." Visuals from Gaza flotilla ship of young Muslims shouting Islamic battle chant invoking...
May 29, 2010
Abbas: Allah commands us to save holy Jerusalem from Israel
PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, addressing the leaders of Arab countries at the Arab League summit in Libya, on March 27, 2010: "I say to the leaders of our Arab nation and to its peoples: Jerusalem and its environs are a trust that Allah entrusted to us. Saving it [Jerusalem] from the settlement..."
Mar 27, 2010
Al-Ja’abari: Any Jew who lives in “Palestine” is “a murderer” and “we will fight him and kill him”
Interview with the head of Hamas’ military wing Ahmed Al-Ja’abari about targeting civilians: “The Jew who comes to the soil of Palestine is a murderer, a criminal, a thief and an occupier. That is the Jew we are fighting. Whereas the Jew in his synagogue in Britain or in the US, we have nothing to...”
Jul 3, 2006
Ayatollah: "We will conquer the world"
Ayatollah Ahmad Al-Baghdadi: "Offensive Jihad which means attacking the world in order to spread [Islam's] word... If the objective and subjective circumstances are made available, and the soldiers, arms, and money are available - furthermore, were biological, chemical, and bacterial [weapons]..."
May 5, 2006