Single-minded Islamic Jihad grows in Gaza’s shadows

13.11.2013                      10.Kislew.5774

Gaza:

Single-minded Islamic Jihad grows in Gaza's shadows

Islamic Jihad was set up by Palestinians who believed other Islamist groups, such as the Muslim Brotherhood, which spawned Hamas, were too moderate.

Hours after Israeli special forces killed Mohammed Assi in a shootout last month in the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian militant groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad both tried to cloak themselves in his legacy….