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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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Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on

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Senator Sanders Introduces Law to Prevent Trump from Waging war on Iran

Senator Sanders Introduces Law to Prevent Trump from Waging war on Iran

Sunday 5 January 2020
Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer, also, slammed the president’s decision to go ahead with the operation against general Soleimani without congressional approval. “The need for advance consultation and transparency with Congress was put in the Constitution for a reason – becaus ...
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US Senators Slam ‘Insulting’ Briefing on Assassination of Iran’s Gen Soleimani

US Senators Slam ‘Insulting’ Briefing on Assassination of Iran’s Gen Soleimani

Thursday 9 January 2020 ،
Senate allies: Republican Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Rand Paul of Kentucky. Lee said after the briefing that it was the worst briefing I've had on a military issue during his nine years in the Senate, CNN reported. Senator Paul said the briefing was an insult to the Constitution. In the briefi ...
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US House Votes to Curb Trump’s War Powers against Iran

US House Votes to Curb Trump’s War Powers against Iran

Friday 10 January 2020 ،
Senate, which is controlled by Trump’s Republican Party, and faces an uphill battle. The vote came one day after Iran take revenge on US for assassination of Lieutenant General Soleimani and deputy head of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis with firing 13 ballistic ...
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Pentagon Admits to More Casualties from Iran Retaliatory Attack

Pentagon Admits to More Casualties from Iran Retaliatory Attack

Wednesday 22 January 2020 ،
Senate to make the announcement as smoothly as possible in order to save the US military’s reputation in the wake of the disastrous defeat. Capt. Bill Urban, spokesman for CENTOM, claimed that the additional service members were moved out of an abundance of caution and that it is possibl ...
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US Senate Blocks Key Witnesses from Testifying in Trump’s Impeachment Trial

US Senate Blocks Key Witnesses from Testifying in Trump’s Impeachment Trial

Wednesday 22 January 2020 ،
Senate’s Republicans have voted down on Tuesday 11 Democratic proposals for amendments to the rules of Donald Trump’s impeachment process, including the rejection of subpoenas for ex-national security adviser John Bolton and White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney to give testimony on the Uk ...
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US Senator Seeks to Declassify Report on Khashoggi’s Murder in Saudi Consulate

US Senator Seeks to Declassify Report on Khashoggi’s Murder in Saudi Consulate

Saturday 25 January 2020 ،
Senate’s power to unilaterally declassify intelligence material to push the Trump administration to release a report into the October 2018 killing of Khashoggi, Reuters reported. Khashoggi — an outspoken critic of Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman— went into self-imposed exil ...
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Trump ’Dictator Must Be Removed’: American Congressman

Trump ’Dictator Must Be Removed’: American Congressman

Sunday 26 January 2020 ،
Senate impeachment proceedings, emphasizing that he" must be removed from office.” Alwaght- The Chairman of the US House Judiciary Committee Jerrold Nadler  called Donald Trump a dictator on the fourth day of Senate impeachment proceedings, emphasizing that he must be removed from office.&rdquo ...
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What’s Pompeo’s Secret Mission in Ukraine, Central Asia?

What’s Pompeo’s Secret Mission in Ukraine, Central Asia?

Tuesday 4 February 2020 ،
Senate blocked witnesses to the Trump trial and cleared the path to his acquittal, the impeachment proceedings have dealt a major blow to the president’s popularity, in which he invested immensely. A recent joint Reuters-Ipsos poll showed that over 53 percent of the Americans increasingly beli ...
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Trump Fires Impeachment Witnesses in Post-Acquittal Purge

Trump Fires Impeachment Witnesses in Post-Acquittal Purge

Saturday 8 February 2020 ،
Senate. Alwaght- Donald Trump has removed two administration officials who provided the most damaging testimony during his impeachment investigation over the Ukraine scandal, sparking accusations that he is on a campaign of retribution barely 48 hours after being acquitted by the Senate. US Army Li ...
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No To Hawkish Policy: Senate Bill Limits Trump War Powers

No To Hawkish Policy: Senate Bill Limits Trump War Powers

Sunday 16 February 2020 ،
Senate on Thursday voted to limit President Donald Trump’s military powers to wage a war against Iran.  The motion was initiated by Senator Tim Kaine, Democrat of Virginia, weeks after a drone strike directly ordered by Trump assassinated Iranian IRGC’s Quds Force’s Commander ...

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Syrian Army Completely Secures Many Areas in Aleppo Countryside

Syrian Army Completely Secures Many Areas in Aleppo Countryside