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World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

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Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

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Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

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Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

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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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Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on

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Possible Qatar Exit From Cooperation Council: Grounds, Benefits, And Risks

Possible Qatar Exit From Cooperation Council: Grounds, Benefits, And Risks

Sunday 24 May 2020
Bahraini bloc and Qatar.  The deep conflict of views among the members of the (P)GCC has always prevented the bloc from presenting, at least ostensibly, a successful regional alliance pattern, pushing the observers to deem void the relevancy of this regional bloc. They find its continuation of ...
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Why Is Arab Cooperation Council Crisis Not Ending?

Why Is Arab Cooperation Council Crisis Not Ending?

Sunday 7 June 2020 ،
Bahrain, and Egypt has entered its fourth year as no signs of the solution to the unprecedented diplomatic tensions among the Arab states of the Persian Gulf are in sight. On June 5, 2017, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Manama, and Cairo declared severing all of the diplomatic ties with Doha and imposing a ban ...
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Saudi Arabia Signals Inclination to Resume Ties with Syria

Saudi Arabia Signals Inclination to Resume Ties with Syria

Friday 12 June 2020 ،
Bahrain said shortly after that its embassy there and the Syrian diplomatic mission in Manama had been operating “without interruption.” The UAE, Bahrain, and Oman also resumed flights to Damascus last January. The restoration of the Arab League’s diplomatic ties with Damascus co ...
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New Evidence Suggests Turkey Preparing for Libya-Style Military Intervention in Yemen

New Evidence Suggests Turkey Preparing for Libya-Style Military Intervention in Yemen

Saturday 13 June 2020 ،
Bahrain and Egypt broke ties with Doha in 2017. Furthermore, Turkey’s efforts, particularly in the Bab al-Mandeb Strait, are a threat to Egyptian national security. Egypt is also at odds with Turkey due to Ankara’s support for the Muslim Brotherhood and competition for resources in the E ...
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UAE Sponsors Anti-Turkey Terrorists in Northern Iraq: Paper

UAE Sponsors Anti-Turkey Terrorists in Northern Iraq: Paper

Monday 15 June 2020 ،
Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Doha in June 2017 and imposed a series of economic sanctions against the tiny sheikhdom, accusing it of sponsoring terrorism and destabilizing the region. Qatar has rejected the claims while maintaining that it is paying the price for its independent f ...
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Scores of Saudi Civilians Imprisoned over Critical Tweets of Regime: Report

Scores of Saudi Civilians Imprisoned over Critical Tweets of Regime: Report

Thursday 18 June 2020 ،
Bahrain and Egypt all cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar on June 5, 2017, after officially accusing it of “sponsoring terrorism.” Qatar, in return, said the move was unjustified and based on false claims and assumptions. In 2018, Saudi officials arrested the preacher Abdul Aziz al-Fawz ...
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What’s Causing Turkey-UAE Difference, Rivalry?

What’s Causing Turkey-UAE Difference, Rivalry?

Saturday 20 June 2020 ،
Bahrain, announced severing diplomatic ties with Qatar and imposing an all-out blockade on the small emirate for charges of supporting terrorism, the differences even took new levels.  The initial Turkish move was the deployment of troops to a military base near the capital Doha. During a visi ...
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Saudi, Bahrain Backing for US Bid to Renew Arms Embargo on Iran Bitter Joke: Diplomat

Saudi, Bahrain Backing for US Bid to Renew Arms Embargo on Iran Bitter Joke: Diplomat

Tuesday 30 June 2020 ،
Bahraini regimes’ support for the US drive to extend a UN arms embargo on the Islamic Republic, adding these states need to understand that submission to America will not make the region secure. Alwaght- Iran condemned as  bitterly sarcastic Saudi and Bahraini regimes' support for the ...
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What Are Erdogan’s Strategic Goals Behind Qatar Visit?

What Are Erdogan’s Strategic Goals Behind Qatar Visit?

Sunday 5 July 2020 ،
Bahrain.  Sending a message to Saudi Arabia, UAE  The Erdogan’s visit to Doha comes while in recent months, Saudi Arabia and the UAE sent signals to Qatar of willingness to de-escalate the tensions. The signals come while not only the anti-Qatari sanctions were not eased but also a ...
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Bahrain, The Country of Torture And Execution

Bahrain, The Country of Torture And Execution

Tuesday 14 July 2020 ،
Bahrain’s court recently once again brought to an international spotlight the debate about the torture in the Al Khalifa regime’s prisons beside drawing protests from the international rights organizations about the government’s suppressive approach to the peaceful demonstrations i ...

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Iran Unveils Upgrading Line of Armed Forces Tanks

Iran Unveils Upgrading Line of Armed Forces Tanks