After Haniyeh-Lavrov call, Hamas delegation jets off to Moscow for meeting with Russian officials

A Hamas delegation has set out to Moscow to meet with officials in the Russian Foreign Ministry, the Hamas-linked Safa News site reports.

The delegation is composed of Hamas officials based outside of Gaza.

Hamas has seen its ties with Russia improve in recent years. Last month, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh held a rare phone call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

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