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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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Turkey Upheld Jail Sentence for Academics on Hunger Strike for 180 Days

Turkey Upheld Jail Sentence for Academics on Hunger Strike for 180 Days

Saturday 16 September 2017
Turkey refused to set free two teachers, who launched a hunger strike six months ago in protest at their dismissal from their jobs, despite growing alarm over their health. Alwaght- Turkey refused to set free two teachers, who launched a hunger strike six months ago in protest at their dismissal fro ...
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Female Bahraini Activist on Hunger Strike Protesting Torture

Female Bahraini Activist on Hunger Strike Protesting Torture

Wednesday 12 July 2017 ،
A leading Bahraini human rights activist has gone on hunger strike in protest against the torture and ill-treatment at the hands of the Manama regime. Alwaght- A leading Bahraini human rights activist has gone on hunger strike in protest against the torture and ill-treatment at the hands of the west ...
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Failed Militarily, Saudis Seek Controlling Yemen’s Vital Port Through UN

Failed Militarily, Saudis Seek Controlling Yemen’s Vital Port Through UN

Saturday 24 June 2017 ،
The kingdom proposed sending peacekeeping forces to the Yemeni port as its military push proves a failure so far. Alwaght- The United Nations Security Council in a June 15 “presidential statement” warned against potential attack by the Saudi-led Arab military coalition against Al Hudayda ...
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Turkish Academics on Hunger Protest for 100 Days Close to Death: Doctors

Turkish Academics on Hunger Protest for 100 Days Close to Death: Doctors

Saturday 17 June 2017 ،
Doctors warned two Turkish teachers who launched an open-end hunger strike over 100 days ago may be close to death. Dismissal in a government crackdown after last year’s failed coup Alwaght- Doctors warned two Turkish teachers who launched an open-end hunger strike over 100 days ago may be close to ...
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UN Body Slams Israeli Regime for Murder of Palestinian Children

UN Body Slams Israeli Regime for Murder of Palestinian Children

Friday 16 June 2017 ،
The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ESCWA) has slammed the Israeli regime for murdering Palestinian Children. Alwaght- The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ESCWA) has slammed the Israeli regime for murdering Palestinian Children. The new report, accused the Israeli force ...
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Israeli Regime Met 80% of Hunger Strikers’ Demands: Report

Israeli Regime Met 80% of Hunger Strikers’ Demands: Report

Monday 29 May 2017 ،
Strike since April 17, which was initially called by Imprisoned Palestinian parliamentarian Marwan Barghouti. The strikers were demanding basic rights, such as an end to the policies of administrative detention, solitary confinement and deliberate medical negligence.    
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Palestinian Prisoners Suspend Hunger Strike after Israel Concedes

Palestinian Prisoners Suspend Hunger Strike after Israel Concedes

Saturday 27 May 2017 ،
Hunger Strikers said that the hunger strike renewed the resistance struggle for the Palestinian people. It added that further details of the deal would be released later but that the hunger strike was a victory for the prisoners and the Palestinian resistance. More than 1,700 Palestinian prisoners ...
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Palestinians Protest Trump’s visit in ‘Day of Rage’

Palestinians Protest Trump’s visit in ‘Day of Rage’

Monday 22 May 2017 ،
- Palestinians are protesting US President Donald Trump’s visit to the occupied territories. Alwaght- Palestinians are protesting US President Donald Trump’s visit to the occupied territories. In Monday protests dubbed ‘Day of Rage’ public places are shut except schools and m ...
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35 Days on: 220 More Prisoners Join Palestinian Hunger Strikers

35 Days on: 220 More Prisoners Join Palestinian Hunger Strikers

Monday 22 May 2017 ،
220 more Palestinian prisoners from various political factions have joined the "Freedom and Dignity" hunger strike which began 35 days ago, Ma’an news reported. Alwaght- 220 more Palestinian prisoners from various political factions have joined the Freedom and Dignity hunger strike which began 35 da ...
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Israeli Regime Concentrates Palestinian Hunger Strikes to 3 Jails with Hospitals

Israeli Regime Concentrates Palestinian Hunger Strikes to 3 Jails with Hospitals

Thursday 18 May 2017 ،
Israeli regime has moved all hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners into three detention facilities with field hospitals as the protesters’ health conditions are deteriorating, a prisoners’ rights group says. Alwaght- Israeli regime has moved all hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners into three deten ...

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Rohingya Children Heavily Traumatized by Myanmar Regime`s Atrocities, Suffering Refugee Camp Chaos

Rohingya Children Heavily Traumatized by Myanmar Regime`s Atrocities, Suffering Refugee Camp Chaos