U.S.-Philippines patrol confronts China expansion

Latest on LIFE

CosmicTribune



Home » Hamas “Hamas”

Poll reveals young Palestinians overwhelmingly reject ISIL, don’t trust any leader

Palestinian youth clashed with Israeli soldiers in Abu Hamdiyeh's West Bank hometown of Hebron.  /AFP

Special to WorldTribune.com Palestinian youth overwhelmingly oppose Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) and don’t trust any of the Palestinian leadership factions, according to a new poll. Most young Palestinians say they are socially conservative and believe the Israeli-Palestinian […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Palestinian Authority,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

Perks of martyrdom called irresistible for ax-wielding Palestinian bachelor

Ax used in attack.  /IDF

Special to WorldTribune.com A Palestinian man recently shot and killed by Israeli security forces after attempting a stabbing attack had chosen a life of bachelorhood  for solid theological reasons, according to a news report. He wanted to hold out for […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

In nod to Egypt, Hamas bolsters border security

Hamas security forces patrol an area along the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt on April 14.  /AFP/Said Khatib

Special to WorldTribune.com Hamas has beefed up security at its border with Egypt in what is seen as an attempt to ease tensions with Cairo. “National security forces started today to increase the number of its troops and double the […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Egypt,Exclusives,Hamas,Mideast,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

Bernie Sanders claims Israel killed 10,000 ‘innocents’ in Gaza

Sen. Bernie Sanders

Special to WorldTribune.com Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders used what was called a grossly exaggerated casualty figure when he accused Israel of killing more than 10,000 “innocent civilians” in the Gaza Strip during the 2014 war with Hamas. Sanders made […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics,World Links | Read More »

Hamas hijacks Israeli TV station during rocket attack

Hamas rally in Gaza.  /Abed Rahim Khatib/Flash 90

Special to WorldTribune.com As its jihadists fired rockets into Israel, Hamas broke into Israel’s Channel Two TV on March 11 and broadcast four minutes of terrorist propaganda. The television broadcast was hijacked at the precise moment of the rocket launches, […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

Egypt finds Gaza smuggling tunnels big enough for trucks

Gaza-Sinai smuggling tunnel.  /Reuters

Special to WorldTribune.com Egyptian security forces have discovered smuggling tunnels connecting Gaza to Sinai that are large enough to drive trucks through. Egyptian officials believe the tunnels are the source of weapons being used in Sinai by the affiliate of […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Egypt,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

Anti-Israel coalition plans ‘women flotilla’ for September

The Mavi Marmara attempted to breach the Gaza blockade in 2010.

Special to WorldTribune.com An anti-Israel coalition will again attempt to break Israel’s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip, this time with a “Women’s Boat to Gaza”. The Freedom Flotilla Coalition (FFC), which has been behind previous attempts to breach the […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

U.S. veteran killed in Israel by stabbing attack praised by Hamas

Israeli emergency personnel evacuate the body of one of the two Palestinian assailants whom police said carried out a drive-by shooting on a commuter bus in an east Jerusalem suburb before being shot dead by police opposite the Notre Dame Center just outside Jerusalem's Old...
REUTERS/AMMAR AWAD

Special to WorldTribune.com An American military veteran was killed in a terrorist attack in Israel on March 8 while U.S. Vice President was visiting the country. Taylor Force, a 28-year-old Vanderbilt University graduate student and a U.S. military veteran who […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Israel,Mideast,Palestinian Authority,Terrorism,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

Execution of Hamas commander tied to gay sex

The mother and a sister of Mahmoud Ishtiwi stand by a poster bearing his image at their home in Gaza. /Wissam Nassar/New York Times

Special to WorldTribune.com A Hamas commander was executed last month for “moral turpitude” (homosexuality). Mahmoud Ishtiwi was tortured and then executed on Feb. 7 after at least one terrorist under his command admitted to having sex with him, according to […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Mideast,Top Stories,World Links | Read More »

President Obama visits terror-linked mosque

President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque in Catonsville, Md. on Feb. 3.  /Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Special to WorldTribune.com The Baltimore mosque that U.S. President Barack Obama visited on Feb. 3 has been linked to Hamas and other terror organizations. In his first visit to a U.S. mosque, Obama spoke at the Islamic Society of Baltimore […]

Posted in BB Middle East,Exclusives,Hamas,Mideast,Stateside,Terrorism,Top Stories,Washington,World Links | Read More »