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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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Libya Burning: Domestic Conflict, Foreign Interventions, Terrorism

Libya Burning: Domestic Conflict, Foreign Interventions, Terrorism

Saturday 22 July 2017
Sarraj, was formed following an agreement reached between the Tobruk Parliament and the Tripoli-based General National Congress and has the UN and the US backing. 2. The Libyan National Army under command of army officer Khalifa Haftar is based in east of the country. The LNA so far declined to hol ...
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Libyan General Warns Italian Navy Ships Attempting to Stop Migrant Boats

Libyan General Warns Italian Navy Ships Attempting to Stop Migrant Boats

Thursday 3 August 2017 ،
Sarraj, Libya’s UN-backed prime minister. The number of migrant arrivals in Italy in July was down dramatically on the same month last year, suggesting efforts to train and better equip the Libyan coastguard could already be having an impact. The interior ministry said 11,193 arrivals had be ...
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Italy Bribes Libyan Militias to Stop Migrants Eeaching Europe: Report

Italy Bribes Libyan Militias to Stop Migrants Eeaching Europe: Report

Saturday 26 August 2017 ،
Sarraj government has reached an agreement to strengthen the Libyan coastguard? The traffickers only think about money and they have weapons. So to ensure the stability of the area you have to pay them. And pay them a lot, the source added. Everyday life has become difficult for the residents of Z ...
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New Civil War Imminent in Libya as Haftar Bans Ministers

New Civil War Imminent in Libya as Haftar Bans Ministers

Sunday 3 September 2017 ،
Sarraj from entering East of Libya. Alwaght- A new cycle of civil war is looming in Libya after General Khalifa Haftar banned all officials of the Government of National Accord (GNA) and Presidential Council led by Fayez al-Sarraj from entering East of Libya, where he holds sway. The decision came ...
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Libya Peace Talks,  Conflicting Foreign Interests

Libya Peace Talks, Conflicting Foreign Interests

Tuesday 13 November 2018 ،
Sarraj who came to power following an accord reached between powerful parties in 2015 and has the backing of the United Nations. And the second one is based in the eastern port city of Tobruk, headed by Aguila Saleh Issa, the president of the Libyan House of Representatives since 2014 and is backed ...
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Tension in Libya as General Haftar Forces Advance, UN Voices Concern

Tension in Libya as General Haftar Forces Advance, UN Voices Concern

Thursday 4 April 2019 ،
Sarraj. The media office of Haftar’s self-proclaimed Libyan National Army (LNA) announced in a statement on Wednesday that the advance on the country’s west was meant to root out what it called “terrorist groups” in the restive region. “In fulfillment of his (Haftar&r ...
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General Haftar’s Forces Marching Tripoli amid Fears of Civil War

General Haftar’s Forces Marching Tripoli amid Fears of Civil War

Saturday 6 April 2019 ،
Sarraj, had pushed back Haftar's forces from a key checkpoint less than 30 km  from Tripoli. Media reports said 145 LNA fighters had been captured in Zawiya, west of the Libyan capital, and 60 vehicles belonging to pro-Haftar forces had also been confiscated. The recent escalation prompte ...
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Libya Escalation: Arabic, Western Role

Libya Escalation: Arabic, Western Role

Sunday 7 April 2019 ،
Sarraj, the chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya and prime minister of the NAG, issued an order for setting up a joint operation command. The order named the Western Command’s chief as the head of the joint command. Al-Sarraj also tasked the air force with launching air raids and use ...
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France Blamed for Inciting Libya Violence by Backing Haftar

France Blamed for Inciting Libya Violence by Backing Haftar

Friday 19 April 2019 ،
Sarraj and fumed over French reluctance to endorse a recent European Union resolution urging Haftar to halt his advance. Haftar has ignored international calls for a halt to his advance on Tripoli, which started April 4, while UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was visiting Tripoli in a bid to j ...
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What’s Driving Turkish Role in Libya’s Developments?

What’s Driving Turkish Role in Libya’s Developments?

Wednesday 22 May 2019 ،
Sarraj established contacts with its ally Turkey and asked it to provide anything, including military and non-military help, to repel General Khalifa Haftar’s campaign to seize the capital. The assault on Tripoli, which so far killed over 400, injured thousands, and displaced hundreds of thou ...

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Israeli Forces Attack Palestinian Protesters in Gaza, 22 Children Hurt

Israeli Forces Attack Palestinian Protesters in Gaza, 22 Children Hurt