Opinion

Why listing Hamas as a terrorist organisation is unhelpful

By Clive Williams
December 8 2023 - 5:30am

The "war in Gaza" segment of the SBS evening news invariably includes the comment that Hamas is designated by Australia as a terrorist organisation. But the listing of militant nationalist organisations like Hamas (or Hezbollah) as terrorist entities can be contentious and may be of debatable value.

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