Hamas & Fatah: 25 Venomous Years

Produced by Euronews, this video (02:27) provides a basic introduction to Hamas, including the origins, strategy, ideology and leadership of the organization, recognized as a terrorist organization by many countries. The video provides a brief history of the movement, including its founding during the First Intifada, its approach to the Peace Process, its role in the Second Intifada, and its more recent shift to politics. Founded as an Islamic resistance movement against Israel, the video explores Hamas’ relationship with Israel, America, and secular Palestinian movements, such as Fatah and the Palestinian Liberation Organization.