Hamas Fighters Defect To Al Qaida
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Hamas security officers have been defecting to Al Qaida,
a report said.
The Institute for National Security Studies asserted that Al Qaida cells
were being bolstered by recruitment of Israelis and Palestinians. In a
report, the institute said Al Qaida was also using the Gaza Strip as a base
of operations and attracting members of the Hamas regime.