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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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Scenarios Ahead Of Lebanon After Govt. Resignation

Scenarios Ahead Of Lebanon After Govt. Resignation

Thursday 13 August 2020
The Lebanese government resigned less than a week after the huge blast. Now Lebanon has to hold a snap election or choose a replacement to PM Diab. Alwaght- After a week of heavily chaotic developments that put Lebanon on top of the world media focus, the country’s Prime Minister Hasan Diab an ...
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What’s Behind UN Debate Over UNIFIL Mission?

What’s Behind UN Debate Over UNIFIL Mission?

Friday 14 August 2020 ،
The US and France wrestle over changes to UN peacekeeping mission in Lebanon. While US wants to craft it against Hezbollah, France seeks efficiency. Alwaght- As the mandate of the United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) expires on August 31, Western countries began their activities in the ...
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Protests Erupts in US after Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

Protests Erupts in US after Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man

Tuesday 25 August 2020 ،
The US police shooting of another unarmed black man fueled protests in the country, with major demos held in the cities of Portland and Kenosha, where National Guard troops were deployed to deal with angry protesters. Alwaght- The US police shooting of another unarmed black man fueled protests in th ...
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Japanese Prime Minister Abe Resigns, Citing Worsening Health

Japanese Prime Minister Abe Resigns, Citing Worsening Health

Friday 28 August 2020 ،
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving premier, announced his resignation because of poor health on Friday, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy in which he sought to revive growth and bolster its defenses. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan's longest-se ...
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Riyadh Preparing for Normalization; From Manama to Religious Pulpits

Riyadh Preparing for Normalization; From Manama to Religious Pulpits

Saturday 12 September 2020 ،
Alwaght- On Friday some of the sermons of Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, the Friday Prayer Imam of Masjid al-Haram, were devoted to the prophetic tradition of relations with the Jews, which resulted in provoking negative reactions on social media platforms. Alwaght- On Friday some of the sermons of Abdul R ...
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Why Is Iraq’s Al-Kadhimi Pushing To Cozy Up To Kuwait?

Why Is Iraq’s Al-Kadhimi Pushing To Cozy Up To Kuwait?

Tuesday 15 September 2020 ،
Iraqi PM adopts an active regional diplomacy especially with Kuwait to secure success in the reparation case and so take credit for after parliamentary election. Alwaght- Since being elected as Iraq’s Prime Minister in May, Mustafa al-Kadhimi has embarked on highly active foreign policy and di ...
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What Obstacles Does Iraqi Govt. Face In Reform Push?

What Obstacles Does Iraqi Govt. Face In Reform Push?

Wednesday 16 September 2020 ،
The Iraqi PM has recently reshuffled the security and economic institutions as part of a reform strategy that is facing a set of hurdles. Alwaght- On Monday, the Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi reshuffled important economic and financial posts in the country, announcing new people for the po ...
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What’s Blocking New Lebanese Govt. Formation?

What’s Blocking New Lebanese Govt. Formation?

Sunday 20 September 2020 ،
New PM is pushing to form his government but March 14 Alliance along with Washington and Riyadh want Shiite camp out of new cabinet just against Taif agreement. Alwaght- The huge explosion that rocked Beirut port on August 14 and killed 190 people and injured about 6,500 others like a heavy earthqua ...
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Lebanon’s PM-Designate Steps Down after Failing to Form Govt

Lebanon’s PM-Designate Steps Down after Failing to Form Govt

Saturday 26 September 2020 ،
Lebanon’s Prime Minister-Designate Mustapha Adib has announced his resignation after his efforts to create a new government fell through. Alwaght- Lebanon’s Prime Minister-Designate Mustapha Adib has announced his resignation after his efforts to create a new government fell through. Adib ann ...
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Rahmon Fifth Term Victory Amid Tajikistan Economic Troubles

Rahmon Fifth Term Victory Amid Tajikistan Economic Troubles

Wednesday 14 October 2020 ،
Reforms Party. According to Tajik laws, the election will be declared valid, if more than 50 percent of registered voters cast their ballots. The winner should garner more than half of the vote.  The election process was monitored by 145 international observers from international organization ...

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Iran Launches Large-Scale Military Drills Dubbed The Defenders of Velayat Skies

Iran Launches Large-Scale Military Drills Dubbed The Defenders of Velayat Skies