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Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo has been divided between government and militant groups since 2012. Operation to liberate the eastern districts of the city started in mid-November and ended on 13 Decembers with driving militants out of the strategic city.
Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
Resistance

Resistance

Axis of Resistances refers to countries and movements with common political goal, i.e., resisting against Zionist regime, America and other western powers. Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon, and Hamas in Palestine are considered as the Axis of Resistance.
Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

A regional political u n i o n consisting of Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
Taliban

Taliban

Taliban is a Sunni fundamentalist movement in Afghanistan. It was founded by Mohammed Omar in 1994.
  Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism is an extremist pseudo-Sunni movement, which labels non-Wahhabi Muslims as apostates thus paving the way for their bloodshed.
Kurds

Kurds

Kurds are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a region, which spans adjacent parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. They are an Iranian people and speak the Kurdish languages, which form a subgroup of the Northwestern Iranian branch of Iranian languages.
NATO

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Islamic Awakening

Islamic Awakening

Refers to a revival of the Islam throughout the world, that began in 1979 by Iranian Revolution that established an Islamic republic.
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda

A militant Sunni organization founded by Osama bin Laden at some point between 1988 and 1989
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Missiles Can Hit Arab Capitals, US Should Stop Aiding Riyadh: Yemeni Professor

Missiles Can Hit Arab Capitals, US Should Stop Aiding Riyadh: Yemeni Professor

The humanitarian situation is worsening as over-two-year Saudi-imposed siege on Yemen rolls on.
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Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?

Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?

The new US administration is on an offensive aimed at watering Iran’s influence in Iraq by spreading Iranophobia
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Tehran Pro-intifada Conference:Timing, Messages

Tehran Pro-intifada Conference:Timing, Messages

Conference seeks restoring Palestinian cause as top Muslim priority as some sides sought to cross it off the agendas.
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World Population War: Focus on Global Demographic Double Standards

World Population War: Focus on Global Demographic Double Standards

The West is inviting the developing countries to cut population while it incentivizes a population growth.
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Hamas to Strongly React to any Israeli Hostility: Envoy

Hamas to Strongly React to any Israeli Hostility: Envoy

Palestinian envoy to Iran dismisses the "propaganda" against new Hamas leader.
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Turkey, Russia Rapprochement on Syria Stalling?

Turkey, Russia Rapprochement on Syria Stalling?

Recent events point to weakening Turkey-Russia ties especially regarding Syria with Ankara seen as moving back to the opposing US-led camp.

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Missiles Can Hit Arab Capitals, US Should Stop Aiding Riyadh: Yemeni Professor

Missiles Can Hit Arab Capitals, US Should Stop Aiding Riyadh: Yemeni Professor

The humanitarian situation is worsening as over-two-year Saudi-imposed siege on Yemen rolls on.
Tuesday 21 February 2017
Hamas to Strongly React to any Israeli Hostility: Envoy

Hamas to Strongly React to any Israeli Hostility: Envoy

Palestinian envoy to Iran dismisses the "propaganda" against new Hamas leader.
Team Trump Linked to Israel, Saudi Arabia: US Pundit Told Alwaght

Team Trump Linked to Israel, Saudi Arabia: US Pundit Told Alwaght

key members of US government are linked to regimes of Israel and Saudi Arabia so such ties may affect US policy in the region
Palestinian Cause Should Remain "Central" for Muslims: KIU Leader Tells Alwaght

Palestinian Cause Should Remain "Central" for Muslims: KIU Leader Tells Alwaght

The Kurdish Islamic Unity Party’s chief calls for fighting corruption to address the challenges facing Iraq’s Kurdistan region.
Recent Afghanistan Bombings Muscle-Flexing from Taliban: Analyst

Recent Afghanistan Bombings Muscle-Flexing from Taliban: Analyst

The militant group is intensifying attacks to emphasize power amid internal splits.

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Israeli Regime’s Love Affair with Al-Qaeda in Syria

Israeli Regime’s Love Affair with Al-Qaeda in Syria

Could Israel’s love affair with Al-Qaeda in Syria be coming to an end?

French Police Stealing Refugees Blankets in Freezing Conditions: Report

Alarming research shows almost two thirds of migrants ’violently’ forced to move
Sunday 12 February 2017

54 Syrian Women, Children Rejoin Their Families after 3.5 Years of Abduction

54 women and children returned home to Lattakia late on Thursday after recently freed from terrorist abduction.
Saturday 11 February 2017

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Palestinians Protest at Ba`alin Village over Israeli regime Illegal Settlements

Palestinians Protest at Ba`alin Village over Israeli regime Illegal Settlements