It’s no surprise that Hamas considers the cutoff of foreign money to be “blackmail.” After all, that’s what a teenager always considers the threatened withholding of his allowance to be.
“Dad! You can’t do that; it’s not fair!”
According to this AP story,
A top Hamas official said Tuesday the Islamic militant group will not be “blackmailed” by international threats to cut off aid to the Palestinians and is searching for new sources of funding.
Excuse me sir, could you spare half a billion for a cup of coffee? You’d be helping out a poor mujahid…
Read the rest at Gates of Vienna.