- The Washington Times - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Amazon is still selling the flags of Hamas and Hezbollah, despite the online retailer’s vow to remove Confederate flag merchandise from its website.

For less than $20, online shoppers can purchase an 18-piece “Afghan Taliban” set of figurines carrying assault weapons and RPGs, CNS News hamas-and-hezbollah-flags-available” target=”_blank”>reported.

Items featuring Hezbollah-Flag-6inch-Photographic-Prints/dp/B003YMDIE6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1435685512&sr=8-1&keywords=hezbollah+flag” target=”_blank”>the bright yellow flag of Hezbollah are also on sale on Amazon. A baby onesie that says “I love Hezbollah” is available in a variety of colors for $19.99.

The green Hamas flag HAMAS-FLAG-Palestine-banner-Green/dp/B00I17QW24/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1435684821&sr=8-1&keywords=hamas+flag” target=”_blank”>is also on sale at Amazon.com for $8.47.

Amazon announced last week that it would would pull all Confederate flag-related items off of its website, following in the footsteps of Wal-Mart, Sears and other major retailers that have disavowed the flag following the Charleston, South Carolina, church shooting of nine black congregants.



Amazon had nearly 30,000 items listed in a search for “Confederate flag” at the time of its announcement last Tuesday. It had almost nothing for sale with the flag by late afternoon Wednesday, Reuters reported.

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