Germany bans Hamas activities in wake of Oct. 7 massacre
November 17, 2023
(JNS) — Germany on Thursday announced a complete ban on Hamas activities in the country.
Already designated a terror organization in the Germany, Berlin moved to ban its activities following the Oct. 7 massacre of 1,400 Israelis.
“With Hamas, I have today completely banned the activities of a terrorist organization whose aim is to destroy the State of Israel,” said German Interior Minister Nancy Faeser.
The German wing of Samidoun, a Palestinian organization with close ties with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine terror group, will also be disbanded.
Faeser said that ...