Last remaining seats to the Jpost 2017 Annual Conference! Get your special offer now

Anti-Hamas Tamarod group denies involvement with Israel, US

By
September 2, 2013 17:40

The movement is inspired by anti-Morsi protesters in Egypt, and has vowed to end Islamist rule in the Gaza Strip.

A member of the "Tamarod - Rebel!" petition drive

A member of the "Tamarod - Rebel!" petition drive 521. (photo credit:reuters)

The anti-Hamas Tamarod group, which has vowed to end the Islamist movement’s rule in the Gaza Strip, on Monday issued another statement denying links to Arab, Western and Israeli security agencies.

Inspired by Egypt’s anti-Muslim Brotherhood group, which carries the same name, the statement called on Palestinians to support its campaign to “end Hamas’s repressive regime.”



Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.



The anti-Hamas group has called for peaceful protests to topple Hamas starting from November 11.

Denying Hamas charges that the group was linked to external security agencies, including Egypt, Tamarod said, “If you think that rejecting oppression and suppression means coordination with Western or Arab security agencies, you are suffering from many psychological complexes.”

The statement said that Hamas and its government have failed in many fields. “There is no real resistance [against Israel] and your ostensible resistance is nothing but a public relations stunt,” the group said in its statement.

It also accused Hamas of collaboration with Iran and opening fire at Palestinians who try to launch rockets at Israel.
Relevant to your professional network? Please share on Linkedin

Tags:
  • Gaza
  • Hamas
  • Israel news
  • muslim brotherhood
  • Share this article via
    from around the web
    Related Content
    Pope Francis waves as he leaves for his pastoral trip to Egypt at the Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Ai
    April 29, 2017
    Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism

    By REUTERS

    Top Stories
    Israel Weather
    • 14 - 31
      Beer Sheva
      15 - 24
      Tel Aviv - Yafo
    • 18 - 26
      Jerusalem
      15 - 24
      Haifa
    • 23 - 37
      Elat
      17 - 32
      Tiberias