An Islamic Palestinian fundamentalist political organization; seeks to create an Islamic state in place of Israel
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Hamas, an acronym of its official name, the Islamic Resistance Movement, is a Palestinian Sunni Islamist political and military organization governing the Gaza Strip of the Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories.
Palestinian Sunni-Islamist organization that governs the Gaza strip, with an associated military wing.
A militant Palestinianist and Sunni Muslim movement that presses for an independent, Palestinian Islamic state and the Palestinian right of return.