Hamas Celebrates Anniversary by Parading Children with Machine Guns

A child flashes the sign of victory during a demonstration of Palestinian Islamist Hamas supporters in support of Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque on July 31, 2015 in the Israeli-controlled area called H2, in the West Bank town of Hebron. The protesters also demonstrated in reaction to the death of a Palestinian …
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The Tower reports: The Palestinian terrorist organization Hamas celebrated its 29th anniversary over the weekend by parading its heavily-armed fighters next to dozens of children with machine guns, The Sun reported Sunday.

“The Gaza-based extremist group proudly showed off ‘the future of Hamas’ – in a worrying echo of ISIS’s ‘cubs of the caliphate,’” the British paper wrote. Palestinian toddlers could be seen wearing military fatigues and Hamas’ distinctive green headband in the images, which were posted to social media.

One image of a schoolboy with a rifle was captioned: “Hamas cubs, they are the next soldiers of Gaza and the next liberation army, god willing.”

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