In a May 20, 2020 interview with the Iranian Arabic language Al-Alam TV channel, Mahmoud Al-Zahhar of the Hamas political leadership in Gaza said that "normalization of relations with the prophet-slayers is not normal, it is treason." He said that the Israelites killed half of the "124,000" prophets sent to them. Al-Zahhar added that Islam will enter every inch of the Earth one way or another.
Mahmoud Al-Zahhar: "124,000 prophets and messengers had been sent to the Israelites, who killed half of them. Normalization of relations with the prophet-slayers is not normal. It's treason.
"Every inch of land on Planet Earth – that’s 510 million square kilometers... Islam will enter every inch, one way or another."