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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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Will Sutlan Haitham’s Economic Aid Package Save Muscat’s Neutral Policy

Will Sutlan Haitham’s Economic Aid Package Save Muscat’s Neutral Policy

Thursday 29 October 2020
New Omani sultan does arrangements to cut effects of economic crisis. He needs to turn to foreign sides and this overshadows Muscat’s long-held neutrality. Alwaght- The outbreak of the coronavirus and the resultant slump of oil demand and price left direct negative impacts on the Persian Gulf Arab s ...
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Storm-Stricken Saudi Economy Expecting Yet Harder Waves

Storm-Stricken Saudi Economy Expecting Yet Harder Waves

Monday 2 November 2020 ،
Oil revenues account for about two-thirds of the national incomes of the Arab kingdom. While before the coronavirus pandemic crisis Saudi Arabia supplied around 30 percent of the global energy market oil, this percentage is now 12. In July, the country’s oil exports dropped 46.4 percent, data ...
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Self-Defense Yemen’s Right against  Saudi aggression: Ansarullah

Self-Defense Yemen’s Right against Saudi aggression: Ansarullah

Wednesday 25 November 2020 ،
Yemen’s Ansarullah resistance movement emphasized on its country’s legitimate right to respond to any act of aggression by the Saudi-led military coalition, after Riyadh complained to the UN Security Council over a Yemeni missile attack on an Aramco petroleum products distribution plant in the king ...
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Iraq-Egypt Relations: Their Goals And Elements Influencing Them

Iraq-Egypt Relations: Their Goals And Elements Influencing Them

Sunday 29 November 2020 ،
Cairo and Baghdad are taking steps to strengthen their ties for mutual benefits but there are yet some foreign factors effecting them. Alwaght- Iraq’s Defense Minister Juma Anad Sadoun visited Egypt on Thursday while signs showing Baghdad and Cairo are heightening the levels of their rela ...
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Anger Resurfaces In Iraqi Kurdistan: What Are The Roots?

Anger Resurfaces In Iraqi Kurdistan: What Are The Roots?

Monday 14 December 2020 ،
Kurdish state employees demonstrate massively in Suleimaniya as living conditions are worsens by months-long salary payment delay. Alwaght- The massive street protests in Suleimaniya north of Iraq that started nearly two weeks ago against the four-month workers pay delays, rife corruption, and grave ...
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Iraqi Govt. Manipulates Dinar In 2021 Budget: Aims, Implications

Iraqi Govt. Manipulates Dinar In 2021 Budget: Aims, Implications

Tuesday 22 December 2020 ،
Iraqi government presents the next year budget with dinar price cut down to tackle budget deficit. While efficient, this way can have serious consequences. Alwaght- As the time nears when the Iraqi government should present the 2021 budget to the parliament, the country’s currency market is ex ...
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Dubai, Switzerland, London: How UAE Became Smuggling Hub for ’Blood Gold’

Dubai, Switzerland, London: How UAE Became Smuggling Hub for ’Blood Gold’

Monday 28 December 2020 ،
There are no mines under Dubai’s sands with artisanal miners or children toiling away trying to strike gold. But there is the Dubai Gold Souk and refineries that vie with the largest global operations as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) strives to expand its position as a major gold hub. There are no ...
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A Manufactured Crisis: How Saudi Arabia Uses Oil to Bring Yemen to its Knees

A Manufactured Crisis: How Saudi Arabia Uses Oil to Bring Yemen to its Knees

Saturday 9 January 2021 ،
By manufacturing an oil crisis in Yemen, Saudi Arabia is able to foment political chaos in the country and stir up popular discontent against domestic oil companies, many of which are run by the Houthi-led resistance Yemen’s oil is in thrall to a complex, intertwined network of elites that con ...
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Kuwait Cabinet Resigns in Standoff with Parliament

Kuwait Cabinet Resigns in Standoff with Parliament

Wednesday 13 January 2021 ،
Kuwait’s cabinet presented its resignation to the country’s ruler on Wednesday, days before Prime Minister Sabah al-Khalid al-Sabah was due to be questioned in parliament over his choice of ministers and other issues. Alwaght- Kuwait’s cabinet presented its resignation to the country’s r ...
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Saudi FM’s Moscow Discussion Topics: From Energy to Vaccine

Saudi FM’s Moscow Discussion Topics: From Energy to Vaccine

Sunday 17 January 2021 ،
The Saudi FM visited Moscow to discuss a range of issues, from energy to coronavirus vaccine. Alwaght- On Thursday, Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud visited Moscow in his first visit to Russia since being appointed to the post in October 2019. The two sides discussed bilater ...

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Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine

Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine