The Islamist group’s marginalization could help the more moderate Fatah faction
The stock of the militant Islamist organization has plummeted in the past year as conditions in its enclave of Gaza grow worse
Presents English-speaking, female-friendly face to public
Could be responsible for attacks
The factors that have lined up support for Abbas’ bid — and how winning will affect relations between the Palestinians and the Israelis
The drums of war are pounding across Israel and the Gaza Strip following Israel’s targeted killing of Ahmed Jabari, commander of the military wing of Hamas, the Islamist group in control in Gaza. As Israeli air strikes have …
Israel claims to have destroyed the missiles of Hamas they feared most–or at least the ones they know of. But the assault on the Palestinian coastal enclave may go on for weeks.