Ismail Haniyeh

Our approval to Egyptian-Qatari ceasefire proposal came after months of negotiations, Hamas official

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 10:47 GMT

Hamas official Osama Hamdan said, Tuesday that their approval of the Egyptian-Qatari proposal on a ceasefire agreement came after months of negotiations.

Haniyeh: Hamas close to reaching ceasefire agreement with Israel, our response delivered to Egypt, Qatar

Tue, 21 Nov 2023 - 11:33 GMT

Haniyeh added that Hamas has delivered its response to the mediators, Egypt and Qatar, and is close to finalizing a truce agreement with Israel, the Cairo News Channel reported.

Hamas leader Haniyeh expresses appreciation for Egypt’s stance

Thu, 26 Oct 2023 - 07:01 GMT

Head of Hamas' political bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, expressed his appreciation for the Egyptian stance whether from presidency, government or people.

Israel air strike targets office of Hamas leader in Gaza - Hamas radio

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 06:47 GMT

An Israeli air strike targeted the office of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh in the Gaza Strip on Monday, Hamas radio reported.

Haniyeh, Mladenov discuss humanitarian situation in Gaza

Tue, 24 Jul 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Ismail Haniyeh and Nickolay Mladenov discussed the Israeli occupation’s violations concerning repeated storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Haniyeh thanks Al-Azhar for aid to Gaza

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 04:30 GMT

Haniyeh expressed his thanks and appreciation to Al-Azhar for sending consecutive aids to Gaza.

PLO condemns US designation of Haniyeh as terrorist

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 03:08 GMT

Saeb Erakat condemned on Thursday the U.S. State Department and U.S. treasury’s move to designate Ismail Haniyeh as a terrorist

U.S. may recognize Israel as Jewish state: Ismail Haniyeh

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 - 03:10 GMT

“The U.S. may recognize Israel as a Jewish state soon,” said Hamas’s Political Bureau Chief, Ismail Haniyeh.

Fatah calls for ‘angry’ protests during Pence’s visit

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 09:33 GMT

Palestine’s largest faction, Fatah, called for “angry protests” during U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Jerusalem next Wednesday.

Haniyeh: No such thing as Israel

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 09:40 GMT

Ismail Haniyeh, political chief of Hamas, promised on Thursday to frustrate the Trump administration over recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Hamas calls for new Palestinian uprising against Israel

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 - 08:35 GMT

Hamas called on Thursday for a new uprising against Israel after U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

Hamas, Fatah reach reconciliation deal in Cairo

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 07:11 GMT

Details of the agreement will be released at a press conference of the two movements in Cairo midday on Thursday.

Haniyeh appreciates Egypt’s role in Palestinian reconciliation

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 - 09:42 GMT

Haniyeh also thanked Egyptian officials for their efforts in solving the Palestinian issues and reaching national reconciliation on behalf of the Palestinian people.

Gaza celebrates Egypt's qualification for Russia 2018

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 - 07:40 GMT

Hundreds of the Palestinian citizens in Gaza strip celebrated Egyptian national football team qualification for World Cup 2018 in Russia.

Saleh al-Arouri elected Hamas political office Deputy

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Saleh al-Arouri was elected on Thursday as the new Deputy for Hamas political office headed by Ismail Haniyeh.

Hamas, Fatah to resume reconciliation talks in Cairo next week

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 12:23 GMT

Hamas and Fatah will visit Egypt on October 9 to discuss the next procedures of the Palestinian internal reconciliation.

Haniyeh vows to spoil conspiracies against Egypt’s security

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 12:19 GMT

Hamas will aid the Egyptian security apparatuses in spoiling any conspiracy against Egypt’s security order, Haniyeh vowed.

Hamas offers to return control of Gaza to Palestinian Authority

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 12:30 GMT

Hamas on Tuesday invited Abbas to send officials to Gaza to resume control of the coastal enclave the Islamic militant group seized a decade ago.

In rare phone call, Hamas wishes Palestinian president success

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 05:48 GMT

In a phone call between Head of Hamas’s Political Bureau Ismail Haniyeh and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, Haniyeh welcomed the National Accord gov't.

Hamas leader in Cairo to discuss Palestinian reconciliation

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 - 12:17 GMT

Ismail Haniyeh arrived in Cairo on Saturday to meet with a number of Egyptian officials to discuss inter-Palestine reconciliation.