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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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Why Hariri Reforms Did not Calm Lebanon’s Protests?

Why Hariri Reforms Did not Calm Lebanon’s Protests?

Wednesday 23 October 2019
Michel Suleman’s term ended. He is an opponent to Hezbollah, widely known as “Resistance” in the country and the region, for its pro-independence, anti-Western intervention. He had promised that if he becomes president, he will be tough on the anti-Israeli movement and will force H ...
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Hezbollah Leader Warns of Civil War amid Protests

Hezbollah Leader Warns of Civil War amid Protests

Saturday 26 October 2019 ،
Michel Aoun. Nasrallah also described the raft of economic reforms approved by the cabinet as “the first step on the path to fight corruption,” saying “the popular protests have pushed Lebanese political parties and factions to get serious in the fight against corruption.&rdq ...
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Lebanese PM Hariri Resigns amid Anti-Government Protests

Lebanese PM Hariri Resigns amid Anti-Government Protests

Tuesday 29 October 2019 ،
Michel Aoun,” the three-time prime minister said as he addressed the Lebanese nation in a televised speech on Tuesday evening. “Posts are not important; what’s important is the country's dignity and safety,” Hariri added, calling upon people from all strata of the Lebane ...
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Safadi Withdraws Candidacy to Lebanon’s Premiership

Safadi Withdraws Candidacy to Lebanon’s Premiership

Sunday 17 November 2019 ،
Michel Aoun, a Maronite Christian, who himself should consult members of parliament led by Berri who is a Shia Muslim. Safadi said in his Saturday statement that it was better for Lebanon to have Hariri back as prime minister. Hezbollah and Amal have also urged Hariri to continue in the post despit ...
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Lebanon Sinking Ship Needs Necessary Action: Parliament Speaker

Lebanon Sinking Ship Needs Necessary Action: Parliament Speaker

Tuesday 19 November 2019 ،
Michel Aoun’s Free Patriotic Movement (FPM) has accused the former premier of undermining Safadi's bid for the position in order to keep the job for himself. Hezbollah deputy leader Sheikh Naim Qassem, in recent comments to media, said “political understandings” would take pla ...
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Corrupt Elements Pushing Lebanon’s Protests to Attack Hezbollah

Corrupt Elements Pushing Lebanon’s Protests to Attack Hezbollah

Saturday 7 December 2019 ،
Michel Aoun are engaging in blame game tournament, as both seek to maintain their own political power. This has led to a currently unstable situation in the country, where the people are calling for a technocratic government to be formed but have no plan as to how this should be done. Fake Western ...
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US Seeks to Sully Hezbollah’s Image among Lebanese People: Nasrallah

US Seeks to Sully Hezbollah’s Image among Lebanese People: Nasrallah

Saturday 14 December 2019 ،
Michel Aoun. Under the constitution, Hariri’s cabinet would stay on in a caretaker capacity until a new government is formed. The protests began on October 17, when the government proposed imposing a tax on Whatsapp calls, along with other austerity measures. Protesters in Lebanon have stop ...
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Status Quo to Bring Lebanon on Brink of Famine: Parliament Speaker

Status Quo to Bring Lebanon on Brink of Famine: Parliament Speaker

Tuesday 17 December 2019 ،
Michel Aoun postponed parliamentary consultations to select a new prime minister for a second time. “President Aoun responded to the wishes of [caretaker] Prime Minister Sa’ad al-Hariri to postpone parliamentary consultations until Thursday December 19 for additional discussion on gover ...
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Lebanon Ex-Minister Designated  as New Prime Minister

Lebanon Ex-Minister Designated as New Prime Minister

Thursday 19 December 2019 ،
Michel Aoun, who has been at loggerheads with outgoing Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri, began consultations on Thursday with deputies to designate the new premier, who must be a Sunni Muslim in Lebanon's political system. Diab, who has a doctorate in computer engineering, served as the education ...
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US Calls on Europe to Outlaw Lebanon’s Hezbollah Movement

US Calls on Europe to Outlaw Lebanon’s Hezbollah Movement

Sunday 29 December 2019 ،
Michel Aoun on December 19.  However, unrest persists and on Saturday night, protesters rallied outside Diab's residence in Beirut for his resignation. Hezbollah has put its weight behind Diab's government and called on the administration to get down to brass tacks where Lebanon's ...

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Israeli Regime Cracks down on Orthodox Jews Violating Coronavirus Lockdown Ruls

Israeli Regime Cracks down on Orthodox Jews Violating Coronavirus Lockdown Ruls