The leading contender for the Chutzpah Award has to be Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh. He’s in a category of his own.
According to reports, the hospitalized family member is his seventeen-year-old niece, who has received a bone marrow transplant.
Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh suggested that Hamas's current objective is to continue fueling the ongoing violence in Jerusalem, just hours after the ceasefire came into effect.
The delegation left the Gaza Strip on Friday after holding talks with several Hamas officials.
Hamas and Abbas’s Fatah faction have been engaged in a bitter power struggle since July 2007, when Hamas violently seized control of the Gaza Strip.
The Hamas leader stressed that the movement is still conducting talks through Egyptian and Qatari mediation in an effort to achieve their demands.
If the annexation goes through, Israeli civil law will be applied to the area currently controlled by the IDF's Civil Administration.
One of Marzook's staff members was recently exposed as an Iranian intelligence officer who was recruited by Teheran with Hezbollah mediation.
"Hamas will not be quiet about prisoners sitting in Israeli prisons; some of them for over 40 years already."