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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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Putin Pardons Israeli Drug smuggler Ahead of Netanyahu Visit

Putin Pardons Israeli Drug smuggler Ahead of Netanyahu Visit

Thursday 30 January 2020
An Israeli-American woman Originally facing over seven years behind bars for drug smuggling in Russia has been pardoned ahead of a visit by the regime’s caretaker Premier Benjamin Netanyahu to Moscow. Alwaght- An Israeli-American woman Originally facing over seven years behind bars for drug smugglin ...
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Saudi Arms Ship Faces Growing Opposition in European Ports

Saudi Arms Ship Faces Growing Opposition in European Ports

Saturday 1 February 2020 ،
Human Rights Patrick Wilcken said on Saturday. “Even so, tens of millions of dollars’ worth of military aircraft parts and other arms slipped through. Multiple states failed miserably to live up to their international obligations to halt arms transfers for use in war crimes and serious ...
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Amnesty International Calls for Immediate Release of Saudi Activists

Amnesty International Calls for Immediate Release of Saudi Activists

Thursday 6 February 2020 ،
Saudi regime is using a secretive special court as a weapon to systematically silence dissent, Amnesty International reported, calling for the immediate and unconditional release of all human rights defenders who defy the West-backed Arab state’s absolute monarchy. Alwaght- Saudi regime is using a s ...
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Two Sadrist Commanders Assassinated in Iraq

Two Sadrist Commanders Assassinated in Iraq

Friday 7 February 2020 ،
Two commanders of Iraq’s Sadrist movement have been assassinated in the span of 24 hours in what appears to be a plot to create division among Iraqi groups Alwaght- Two commanders of Iraq’s Sadrist movement have been assassinated in the span of 24 hours in what appears to be a plot to create d ...
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Saudi Expanding Intel. Network From Asia To Europe

Saudi Expanding Intel. Network From Asia To Europe

Sunday 9 February 2020 ،
The Arab kingdom built complicated network to spy on the opposition figures and at the same time work against regional rival countries. Alwaght- Saudi Arabia’s spying activities every year cross new borders. Since the 9/11 attacks, the Saudi spy agency expanded its activities from Europe to We ...
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Controversial Vote Gives Azerbaijan Ruling Party New Victory

Controversial Vote Gives Azerbaijan Ruling Party New Victory

Wednesday 12 February 2020 ،
The opposition say the election was fraudulent and aimed at solidifying President Ilham Aliyev’s rule. Alwaght- On Sunday, Azerbaijan held its early parliamentary election in which the ruling party said it has won a majority of the seats.  Some 5.3 million Azerbaijanis have been eligible to vo ...
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Erdogan’s Israeli Approach: Politically Populist And Economically Pragmatic

Erdogan’s Israeli Approach: Politically Populist And Economically Pragmatic

Thursday 13 February 2020 ،
Turkish president may sometimes lashes out at Tel Aviv for its wars and occupation but Turkish business with Israel is not really affected by tensions. Alwaght- Economic relations have always been a benchmark to check the level of closeness of the relationship between countries. Although other facto ...
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6,032 Bodies Found in New Burundi Mass Graves

6,032 Bodies Found in New Burundi Mass Graves

Sunday 16 February 2020 ،
More than 6,000 bodies were recovered in six mass graves in Burundi’s Karusi Province, the largest finding since the government launched a nationwide excavation in January. Alwaght- More than 6,000 bodies were recovered in six mass graves in Burundi’s Karusi Province, the largest finding since ...
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Saudi Regime to Execute Dozen Shiite Minor Dissidents

Saudi Regime to Execute Dozen Shiite Minor Dissidents

Wednesday 19 February 2020 ،
Human Rights (ESOHR), reported that the Qatif residents are facing death penalty at various levels of litigation. Imprisoned minor Saudi dissident Sajjad Mamdouh Al Yassin (photo by Lebanon-based Arabic-language al-Ahed news website) Among the detainees already on the deat ...
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South Sudan Rivals Agree to Form Unity Government

South Sudan Rivals Agree to Form Unity Government

Thursday 20 February 2020 ،
Human Rights in South Sudan said in its report that high-level corruption is rampant, militias are being armed and civilians deliberately starved. More than half the 12-million strong population face food shortages, it added. According to the commission, “the revitalized peace process has le ...

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Syrian Army Completely Secures Many Areas in Aleppo Countryside

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