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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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Pakistani Lawyer Urges Court to Press Govt to Complete Iran Gas Pipeline

Pakistani Lawyer Urges Court to Press Govt to Complete Iran Gas Pipeline

Tuesday 7 January 2020
A Pakistani lawyer has called for the government to be pushed on completing a gas pipeline with Iran at the earliest, Karachi-based Dawn newspaper reports. Alwaght- A Pakistani lawyer has called for the government to be pushed on completing a gas pipeline with Iran at the earliest, Karachi-base ...
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US House to Vote on Curbing Trump’s War Authority against Iran: Pelosi

US House to Vote on Curbing Trump’s War Authority against Iran: Pelosi

Thursday 9 January 2020 ،
Nancy Pelosi Speaker of US House of Representatives has said the House will vote Thursday on a resolution to limit President Donald Trump’s authority to take military action against Iran Alwaght- Nancy Pelosi Speaker of US House of Representatives has said the House will vote Thursday on a resolutio ...
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Iran Certain no Missile Hit Ukrainian Passenger Plane

Iran Certain no Missile Hit Ukrainian Passenger Plane

Friday 10 January 2020 ،
Iran dismissed claims that the crashed Ukrainian Boeing 737 was hit by a missile, with the country’s top aviation official saying he was certain no missile hit the aircraft. Alwaght- Iran dismissed claims that the crashed Ukrainian Boeing 737 was hit by a missile, with the country’s top aviati ...
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How Can Iraq Fill US Vacuum After American Exit?

How Can Iraq Fill US Vacuum After American Exit?

Saturday 11 January 2020 ،
There is extreme exaggeration about Iraq’s reliance on the US. Additionally, other actors can help without demanding much from Iraq. Alwaght- After the Iraqi parliament’s emergency meeting on January 5 and passing a a bill to expel the foreign forces from Iraq, the exit of the American forces ...
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Ukrainian Plane Shot down ’Due to Human Error’: Iran

Ukrainian Plane Shot down ’Due to Human Error’: Iran

Saturday 11 January 2020 ،
Iran admitted that the Ukrainian plane, which crashed outside Tehran this week, was brought down due to human error "at a time of crisis caused by US adventurism" . Alwaght- Iran admitted that the Ukrainian plane, which crashed outside Tehran this week, was brought down due to human error at a ...
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Reclaiming Narrative: How to Combat Israel’s Misuse of "Antisemitism"

Reclaiming Narrative: How to Combat Israel’s Misuse of "Antisemitism"

Saturday 11 January 2020 ،
While anti-Jewish racism is a real phenomenon that must be confronted, but “antisemitism, as defined by Israel, is a smokescreen with the ultimate aim of distracting from the real conversation: the crimes of military occupation, racism, and apartheid in Palestine. While anti-Jewish racism is a real ...
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Iraq PM’s Erbil Visit: Harmony That Would Frighten Trump

Iraq PM’s Erbil Visit: Harmony That Would Frighten Trump

Tuesday 14 January 2020 ،
The Iraqi PM visited Erbil and held talks with the Kurdish leaders. The two sides seemed to agree on US withdrawal. Alwaght- While caught in the middle of a highly tense political and security situation, the resigned Iraqi Prime Minister made a visit on January 12 to the Kurdish autonomous region wh ...
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Iran-Qatar Relations: A New Chapter’s Emerging

Iran-Qatar Relations: A New Chapter’s Emerging

Tuesday 14 January 2020 ،
The countries show strong will to expand trade and make it as high level as their political ties. Alwaght- On Sunday, Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad in a surprise visit arrived in Tehran and held talks with senior Iranian officials. The trip to Tehran takes place while tensions between th ...
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Riyadh–Muscat Relations Under New Sultan

Riyadh–Muscat Relations Under New Sultan

Thursday 16 January 2020 ،
The Saudis look forward to warmer relations with new sultan to bring him to their side but he said he will continue his predecessor’s foreign policy. Alwaght- Oman’s royal court on Saturday announced the death of long-serving Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said. Only hours later, it announced the r ...
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What’s Behind London Hezbollah Ban?

What’s Behind London Hezbollah Ban?

Sunday 19 January 2020 ،
The British PM Johnson’s move is motivated by a set of elements, from Israeli pressures to post-Brexit foreign policy. Alwaght- The British government said on Friday it has added Lebanese Hezbollah on its terror blacklist. The HM Treasury said in a statement that under the Terrorism Financing Regula ...

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Protests Revive in Iraq after Rising Calls for US Withdrawal

Protests Revive in Iraq after Rising Calls for US Withdrawal