Hamas stakes popularity on fight to break Gaza blockade
After three weeks of intense fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, Hamas Islamists seem determined to wring clear concessions before halting fire.
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Muslims focus on Quran during Ramadan
Hamza Saleem, 17, recites two prayers from the Quran, which took him three years to memorize, at the Islamic Center of San Diego's library in Clairemont on Tuesday.
"Hamza Group" claims responsibility for assault on Sudanese journalist
A group called "Hamza Group for Fighting against Atheism and Heresy" has claimed responsibility for the assault on the editor-in-chief of Al-Tayyar daily newspaper.
Libyans' war without end: Battle-hardened soldiers who ousted...
"He wanted to be a martyr, that was his wish and he was phoning to say goodbye, we would not be hearing from him again, he said.