Anti-Israel

Ismail Haniyeh, then–Hamas-designated disputed prime minister of the Palestinian Authority, February 2012

Hamas can obtain its goals “only through fighting and armed resistance and no compromise should be made with the enemy.”“Haniyeh: No Compromise, Only Armed Resistance,” Jerusalem Post, February 13, 2012, http://www.jpost.com/Middle-East/Haniyeh-No-compromise-only-armed-resistance.

Ramadan Shallah, PIJ secretary-general, November 2012

“Gaza is the human shield between Israeli aggression and Egypt.” “Meshaal: Palestinian State Will Be the Fruit of Liberation,” Middle East Monitor, November 28, 2012, https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/news/middle-east/4736-meshaal-palestinian-state-will-be-the-fruit-of-liberation.

Ismail Haniyeh, Hamas prime minister, December 14, 2011

“Today we say it clearly. Armed resistance and armed struggle are the strategic way to liberate the Palestinian land from the sea to the river.”Fares Akram, “At a Rally for Hamas, Celebration and Vows,” New York Times, December 14, 2011, http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/15/world/middleeast/on-anniversary-hamas-repeats-vows-on-israel-and-violence.html.

Hassan Nasrallah, Secretary-General, December 2011

“The American administration abandons its followers and allies at the first crossroad to search for its interests. Our Arab and Islamic nations should know that the American administration is the enemy and the threat.”Nada Bakri, “Hezbollah Leader Backs Syrian President in Public,” The New York Times, December 6, 2011, accessed August 4, 2014, http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/07/world/middleeast/hassan-nasrallah-hezbollah-leader-showcases-defiance-in-rare-appearance.html.

Jobbik MP Márton Gyöngyösi, September 27, 2011

“It seems to me that Israel determines the U.S. Middle East policy. The world's most influential lobby, AIPAC regularly vacationing substantial proportion of US Congressmen in Israel, so it is not that hard to see the control of the Zionist lobby over US lawmakers and the American President."“Interview with Márton Gyöngyösi about Jobbik's position on the Palestinian Statehood,” HungarianAmbience.com, September 27, 2011, http://www.hungarianambiance.com/2011/09/interview-with-marton-gyongyosi-on.html.

Daoud Shihab, PIJ spokesman, September 2011

“All Palestinian factions within the PLO have aimed at liberating Palestine, not establishing a state; a state comes after liberating Palestine.”Rami Almeghari, “PA Goes to UN without Palestinian Consensus behind It,” Electronic Intifada, September 20, 2011, http://electronicintifada.net/content/pa-goes-un-without-palestinian-consensus-behind-it/10405.

Former Supreme Guide Mohammed Mahdi Akef, September 2011

“We believe that Zionism, the United States, and England are gangs that kill children and women and men and destroy houses and fields. Zionism is a gang, not a country. So we will resist them until they don’t have a country.”Eric Trager, “The Unbreakable Muslim Brotherhood: Grim Prospects for a Liberal Egypt,” Foreign Affairs, 90 (2011): 114, http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/68211/eric-trager/the-unbreakable-muslim-brotherhood.

Yusuf al-Qaradawi, Brotherhood spiritual and intellectual leader, February 18, 2011

“I have hope that as God has delighted me to see a liberated Egypt, [so too will God] delight me with a conquered Al Aqsa [Jerusalem].”“Sheik Yusuf al-Qaradawi: Theologian of Terror,” Anti-Defamation League, last modified March 15, 2011, http://archive.adl.org/nr/exeres/788c5421-70e3-4e4d-bff4-9be14e4a2e58,db7611a2-02cd-43af-8147-649e26813571,frameless.html.

Hamas Ministry for Refugee Affairs, February 2011

“We cannot agree to a programme that is intended to poison the minds of our children… Holocaust studies in refugee camps is a contemptible plot and serves the Zionist entity with a goal of creating a reality and telling stories in order to justify acts of slaughter against the Palestinian people.”Harriet Sherwood, “Hamas Fights UN’s ‘Poisonous’ Holocaust Lessons in Gazan Schools,” Guardian [U.K.], February 28, 2011, http://www.theguardian.com/world/2011/feb/28/hamas-un-holocaust-lessons-gaza.

Jobbik MP Zoltan Blaczo, deputy speaker of Hungary’s parliament, 2011

Accusing Israel of manipulating the United States: “[T]he tail should not wag the dog.”Abraham H. Foxman, “An Ostracized Hungarian Party Embraces Iran,” European Jewish Press, December 15, 2011, http://www.adl.org/press-center/c/an-ostracized-hungarian-party-embraces-iran.html.