Alwaght | News & Analysis Website

Editor's Choice

News

Most Viewed

Day Week Month

In Focus

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

undefined
Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

undefined
Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

undefined
Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

undefined
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
New node

New node

Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on

alwaght.com
Is Riyadh Serious In Its Show Of Will To De-escalate Tensions With Tehran?

Is Riyadh Serious In Its Show Of Will To De-escalate Tensions With Tehran?

Sunday 17 May 2020
The Arab country is running in many problems in foreign policy and this seems to be the main reason it seeks to mend ties with Iran. Alwaght- Amid simmering differences and even tensions between the US and Saudi Arabia over the oil price crisis, media reports said that the Saudi Arabian Crown Prince ...
alwaght.com
Trump Unveils Plan That Would See Big Pharma Reap Massive Profits from COVID-19 Vaccine

Trump Unveils Plan That Would See Big Pharma Reap Massive Profits from COVID-19 Vaccine

Sunday 17 May 2020 ،
President Trump has revealed a plan to mobilize the US military to deliver mass vaccinations across the country, coupled with Operation Warp Speed, a “Manhattan project-style” race to produce a COVID-19 vaccine. President Trump has revealed a plan to mobilize the US military to deliver mass vaccinat ...
alwaght.com
Will Saudi Economic Promises Treat Baghdad’s Problems?

Will Saudi Economic Promises Treat Baghdad’s Problems?

Tuesday 26 May 2020 ،
An Iraqi delegation has recently visited Saudi Arabia to discuss a set of cases including economic cooperation. Alwaght- In first foreign policy move after the vote of confidence to his cabinet last month, the new Iraqi PM Mostafa al-Kadhimi has sent his minister of finance to Saudi Arabia on S ...
alwaght.com
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 ،
Turkey is sending advisors and weapons into Yemen and flexing its influence in the war-torn country as it seeks to expand its power across the Middle East. As focus begins to turn to developments in Libya and the foreign interference that plagues the Arab country, it seems that Turkey already has it ...
alwaght.com
What’s Causing Turkey-UAE Difference, Rivalry?

What’s Causing Turkey-UAE Difference, Rivalry?

Saturday 20 June 2020 ،
A set of regional issues motivate the two sides to compete for an upper hand. The latest clash point is the Libyan civil war. Alwaght- Recent reports about the UAE financial support to the Anti-Turkey PKK militants have escalated tensions between Abu Dhabi and Ankara.  The funding to the Kurdi ...
alwaght.com
What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?

What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?

Sunday 21 June 2020 ،
The European powers have adopted the resolution in a bid to pressure Iran in line with US policy as the UN arms ban on Tehran is expiring in October. Alwaght- The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) decision to pass a resolution against Iran’s peaceful nuclear program drafted by three Eu ...
alwaght.com
Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws

Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws

Tuesday 23 June 2020 ،
An aggressive push to consolidate companies in the tech sector, coupled with the world’s ever-increasing dependence on digital platforms and tools, is quickly leading to a crisis of sovereignty. The American consumer market for big tech gadgets appears to have reached the point of saturation as the ...
alwaght.com
What’s Behind Saudi Silence To Coup Against Hadi In Southern Yemen?

What’s Behind Saudi Silence To Coup Against Hadi In Southern Yemen?

Friday 26 June 2020 ،
The Saudis are increasingly siding with southern separatists as part of a broader rivalry with the UAE over southern Yemen interests. Alwaght- Over the past decade, Yemen has been a hot spot for a geopolitical competition of regional powers. The competition is so serious that an important part of th ...
alwaght.com
Iraqi-Syrian Border’s Geopolitical Riddle

Iraqi-Syrian Border’s Geopolitical Riddle

Thursday 2 July 2020 ،
The US wants Iraq’s Hashd al-Sha’abi and its allies out of border regions with Syria while they find it vital to anti-terror operations, regional influence. Alwaght- Although the ISIS was announced obliterated in Iraq in 2017, terrorism and protection of the country’s borders against threats p ...
alwaght.com
What Are Erdogan’s Strategic Goals Behind Qatar Visit?

What Are Erdogan’s Strategic Goals Behind Qatar Visit?

Sunday 5 July 2020 ،
The Turkish leader visited the Persian Gulf Arab ally amid economic troubles at home. He also wants to tell Saudi Arabia he keeps support to Doha. Alwaght- In his first foreign trip since the outbreak of the coronavirus, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid an official visit to Qatar on July ...

Gallery

Photo

Film

Burning  US Flag in Front of  Trump Tower

Burning US Flag in Front of Trump Tower