DOSSIER: Khaled Masha'al - Aggressive Kuwait faction said to dominate Hamas politburo

April 2009
Geo-Strategy Direct;4/22/2009, p5
The article focuses on a report, according to which, Palestinians from Kuwait have been playing a major role in the Hamas movement. According to Jordanian intelligence officials, Hamas has recruited scores of young Palestinians in Jordan for reconnaissance and attack operations. The report also stated that the faction led by Hamas political bureau chief Khaled Masha'al is opposed by others in the leadership.


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