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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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British Oil Tanker Sheltering in Persian Gulf over Fear of Iran Retaliation

British Oil Tanker Sheltering in Persian Gulf over Fear of Iran Retaliation

Tuesday 9 July 2019
An oil tanker run by British Petroleum is sheltering reportedly is sheltering inside the Persian Gulf amid fears of being seized by Iran in a retaliatory response to the impounding of its vessel in the Strait of Gibraltar last week. Alwaght- An oil tanker run by British Petroleum is sheltering repor ...
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Coalition for Piracy? US Proposes Patrolling Alliance

Coalition for Piracy? US Proposes Patrolling Alliance

Friday 12 July 2019 ،
Piracy scenario started by Britain The coalition of pirates was opened by Britain’s illegal seizure of an Iranian oil tanker, named Grace 1, in the international waters off Gibraltar. The local government of Gibraltar, a remain of the British colonial legacy, on July 4 called the move legal a ...
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Iran Will Not Leave UK Piracy Unanswered: Leader

Iran Will Not Leave UK Piracy Unanswered: Leader

Tuesday 16 July 2019 ،
Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei warned Britain’s illegal seizure of an Iranian oil tanker will not go unanswered, Press TV reported. Alwaght- Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei warned Britain’s illegal seizure of an Iranian oil tan ...
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Iranian IRGC Seizes Foreign Vessel Carrying ‘Smuggled Fuel’ in Persian Gulf

Iranian IRGC Seizes Foreign Vessel Carrying ‘Smuggled Fuel’ in Persian Gulf

Thursday 18 July 2019 ،
Naval forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have seized a “foreign vessel,” that was “smuggling” one million barrels of fuel in the Persian Gulf Alwaght- Naval forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have seized a “foreign vessel,” that was “smuggling&rd ...
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Boris Johnson Becomes Britain’s New Premier

Boris Johnson Becomes Britain’s New Premier

Tuesday 23 July 2019 ،
Boris Johnson, Britain’s most high-profile Brexiteer, has won the leadership of the Conservative Party on Tuesday to become the country’s next prime minister, replacing outgoing Theresa May Alwaght- Boris Johnson, Britain’s most high-profile Brexiteer, has won the leadership of the Conservativ ...
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Germany Rejects US Proposal for Maritime Coalition in Persian Gulf

Germany Rejects US Proposal for Maritime Coalition in Persian Gulf

Wednesday 31 July 2019 ،
Germany turned down the US proposal to set up a military coalition in the Persian Gulf to counter the so-called “Iran threat”. Alwaght- Germany turned down the US proposal to set up a military coalition in the Persian Gulf to counter the so-called “Iran threat”. “The US recently p ...
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Britain May Release Detained Iranian Oil Tanker Soon: Report

Britain May Release Detained Iranian Oil Tanker Soon: Report

Tuesday 13 August 2019 ،
Iran said on Tuesday that Britain may free its oil tanker Grace 1 illegally seized by Britain’s Royal Marines, after some documents were exchanged that would help the seized ship’s release. Alwaght- Iran said on Tuesday that Britain may free its oil tanker Grace 1 illegally seized by Britain's R ...
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US Threatens Visa Ban on Crew of Iranian Ranker after Failing to Block Gibraltar Departure

US Threatens Visa Ban on Crew of Iranian Ranker after Failing to Block Gibraltar Departure

Friday 16 August 2019 ،
The US has threatened to impose a visa ban on the crew of an Iranian supertanker detained in Gibraltar after the Supreme Court in the British territory ruled Thursday that Grace 1 seized for the past six weeks is free to sail, despite a last-minute bid by Washington to seize the vessel. Alwaght- The ...
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Iranian Tanker Sails Towards Mediterranean despite  US Sanctions

Iranian Tanker Sails Towards Mediterranean despite US Sanctions

Tuesday 20 August 2019 ،
US-requested Iranian tanker seizure caused a diplomatic standoff between Tehran and London. It now ended with Washington loss as ship is free to go. Alwaght- Despite the last-minute US efforts to block the release of the Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, the vessel finally was released by Gibraltar ...
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Evil Actions in International Waters Will not Go Unanswered, Iran’s SNSC Chief Warns

Evil Actions in International Waters Will not Go Unanswered, Iran’s SNSC Chief Warns

Saturday 12 October 2019 ،
Piracy and evil deeds in international waterways, which are carried out with the aim of making commercial ships’ sailing insecure, will not go unanswered,” Tasnim news agency quoted Shamkhani as saying on Saturday.  “A special committee has been established to investigate the ...

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Over 110,000 join Military-Led Rescue Effort as Japan Reels from Typhoon Hagibis

Over 110,000 join Military-Led Rescue Effort as Japan Reels from Typhoon Hagibis