Islamic Relief Canada – Is it Funding HAMAS?

The charity registered as Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW), which has its head office in the United Kingdom, is garnering new attention. The IRW was designated as a terrorist entity on 19 June 2014 by the Israeli government which claimed it was funding HAMAS. As noted in its own charter in paragraph two, HAMAS is a part of the Muslim Brotherhood in Palestine and the Muslim Brotherhood is a global organization.