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Latest News Wires In show of strength, Hamas supporters flood downtown Gaza

Hamas staged a rally Sunday, with tens of thousands of supporters taking to the streets of downtown Gaza. Though facing economic woes and political pressure from both Israel and Egypt, Hamas' prime minister declared the militant group, 'stronger than you think.'

By Ibrahim BarzakAssociated Press / March 23, 2014

Suhaib Salem/Reuters

Tens of thousands of Hamas supporters thronged the streets of downtown Gaza City on Sunday, a show of strength at a time when the Islamic militant group faces its deepest crisis since seizing power seven years ago.