• A Fresh Start for Hamas? | رأي اليوم

    The election of Yahya as-Sinwar by a large proportion of votes as the new leader of Hamas in the Gaza Strip could prove to be a turning-point for the movement:
    It may bring an end to the era of current political bureau chief Khaled Mish’al bureau which was characterized by flexibility, diplomacy and compromise solutions; signal the rise of the jihadi current which believes in armed resistance and rejects political concessions to the occupation; and draw Hamas closer to the regional ‘resistance