It only "seems suspicious" if you believe the Israeli hasbara that leads you to believe that there's no distinction between Hamas and global jihadists - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 03.03.11 | 18:01 (IST)

    But in fact it makes perfect sense when you consider that Hamas has made perfectly clear that its struggle is ONLY against the Israel and it refuses to associate or ally itself with global extremists or their organizations(it's even written into their charter if you pay close attention). And it also follows that, just like any other regional regime - including Iran - it won't tolerate these groups operating within its domain because their ideology differs and they constitute a threat to internal stability and Hamas' power.

    from the article: Hamas arrests wanted global jihad militant in Gaza
    First published 15:55 03.03.11 | Last updated 15:55 03.03.11
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