Middle East

Yahya Sinwar

Sinwar: ‘Oct. 7th was just a rehearsal’

After his release from prison, Sinwar gained power and popularity within Hamas, becoming its Gaza leader in February 2017 by defeating Ismail Haniyeh in an internal vote.
November 30, 2023
Hamas abduction Kfar Aza

Iran likely behind Hamas invasion, analysts say

Security experts say Iran appears to have been driving force behind Hamas decision to launch massive assault on Israel that killed over 300, injured over 1,600, and abducted dozens.
October 8, 2023