Background Q&A: Hamas


Subject:
Faiths , September 11 & Beyond , Islam

Description:
Hamas is "the largest and most influential Palestinian fundamentalist movement." This article (updated in 2007) covers topics such as the origins of Hamas, leaders, beliefs and goals, and funding. Includes links to related material. From the Council on Foreign Relations, an "independent national membership organization and a nonpartisan center for scholars."

Publisher:
Council on Foreign Relations

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.cfr.org/publication/8968/


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