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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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Is Shift to Presidential System in Iraq Possible?

Is Shift to Presidential System in Iraq Possible?

Wednesday 6 November 2019
Shiites because they have the majority in the country and under any democratic process they can gain supremacy over other groups.  Currently, some Shiite sides, mainly Fatah parliamentary coalition led by Hadi al-Amiri, support presidential structure as they are sure that a Shiite figure will ...
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Foreign Intelligence Services Running Rampant in Iraq Protests

Foreign Intelligence Services Running Rampant in Iraq Protests

Wednesday 6 November 2019 ،
Shiites.  Lebanon’s Al-Akhbar acquired information showing that the October protests had three plans: Isolating Baghdad from other provinces, closing the airports to prevent officials’ exit, and breaking into Baghdad’s high profile Green Zone to destroy state buildings.  ...
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Who Is The Third Force Behind Killing Iraqi Protesters?

Who Is The Third Force Behind Killing Iraqi Protesters?

Monday 18 November 2019 ،
Shiites, Sunnis, and Kurds. The PMF is present in the government under Fatah alliance with 47 seats in the parliament. Fatah makes the second-largest bloc of the parliament and played an undeniable role in forming the new cabinet. A majority of the political factions believed that addressing the po ...
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Iraqi Parliament Should Take Initiative After PM Resignation, Repel Risks: Expert

Iraqi Parliament Should Take Initiative After PM Resignation, Repel Risks: Expert

Sunday 1 December 2019 ،
Shiites and the political structure should the parliament, the political parties, and the Shiite leaders understand the sensitivity of the circumstances. If they have a sensitivity to get things right, the resignation can present a chance for reaching a PM more agreed upon especially that since the ...
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Iraqi Political Scenarios After PM Resignation

Iraqi Political Scenarios After PM Resignation

Wednesday 4 December 2019 ،
Shiites, Sunnis, and Kurds. So, if the political factions conflict over a new PM, a multi-month impasse can engulf the country’s politics.
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New Lebanon PM Enjoys Support, Expertise To Form Govt.: Expert

New Lebanon PM Enjoys Support, Expertise To Form Govt.: Expert

Monday 23 December 2019 ،
Shiites, Sunnis, and Christians should have equal members in the cabinet. To launch the process, the PM should consult the parliamentary blocs to get the vote of confidence for his cabinet.  To form a government, the past formula will be followed with the difference being that the blocs, group ...
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What Role Did Gen. Soleimani Play In US Regional Defeats?

What Role Did Gen. Soleimani Play In US Regional Defeats?

Sunday 5 January 2020 ،
Shiites.  From now on, Israeli security will be certainly facing serious risks. The Israeli political and military leaders are aware of these risks. Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett said with regard to the current situation, Tel Aviv put its forces on high alert adding that Mount Harmo ...
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Sunni Region Project: US Eyeing Iraq Split

Sunni Region Project: US Eyeing Iraq Split

Friday 17 January 2020 ،
Shiites, Sunnis, and Kurds regarding the US military presence has increased considerably. On the one hand, the Iraqi public is unanimously against the American military presence in the country and on the other hand some of the Sunni and Kurdish leaders are concerned about the US pullout. They go aga ...
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Saudi Lobby Behind AFC’s Anti Iranian Ban

Saudi Lobby Behind AFC’s Anti Iranian Ban

Wednesday 22 January 2020 ،
Shiites and Iran, banned Iran from hosting football matches due to the so-called lack of security. Tehran called the decision “ridiculous and politically-motivated.”  As the Iranian political and sports officials said, the ruling should be related to the lobbying of the Saudis who ...
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Discourses Leading Iraq Protest Movements

Discourses Leading Iraq Protest Movements

Saturday 25 January 2020 ،
Shiites, Sunnis, and Turkmens who all find the concept of “nation” as a unifying element for them. This discourse which includes Baathists, puppets, and vassals has turned into the key discourse over the past four months, representing riots, damage, and civil disobedience. Using nationa ...

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Iranians Participate in Parliamentary, Assembly of Experts Elections

Iranians Participate in Parliamentary, Assembly of Experts Elections