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New Book Probes 'Inside Hamas'

Zaki Chehab has been a leading Middle East journalist for 25 years.  He is the author of <em>Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of the Militant Islamic Movement</em>.
Zaki Chehab has been a leading Middle East journalist for 25 years. He is the author of <em>Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of the Militant Islamic Movement</em>.

The public face of Hamas is most often a masked gunman or a suicide bomber. Yet Hamas also runs social welfare programs and won a democratic election in the Palestinian territories in 2006. Journalist Zaki Chehab talks about his new book, Inside Hamas, which details a lesser-known side of the militant Islamic movement.

Zaki Chehab, author, Inside Hamas; political editor of al-Hayat newspaper

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