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Hamas appoints military chief as deputy leader

The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas has appointed a military official accused of organising multiple deadly attacks against Israelis, as its deputy leader, an official said on Thursday. “Salah al-Aruri was elected deputy

Hamas bans Gaza New Year’s Eve parties

Religious group Hamas has banned public New Year’s Eve parties in the Gaza Strip because they offend the territory’s “values and religious traditions”, police said on Wednesday. “The interior ministry and police