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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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Idlib Ceasefire Uncertain Amid Turkey-Militants’ Differences

Idlib Ceasefire Uncertain Amid Turkey-Militants’ Differences

Saturday 28 March 2020
Syrian Idlib province crisis has been the hotbed of regional disputes bringing Russia and Turkey to the brink of direct military clashes as each of two actors supports the opposite side of the conflict in the Arab country. After a period of intensified tensions in Idlib that saw the two powers near ...
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Syrian Refugee Camps At High Risk Amid Pandemic Outbreak

Syrian Refugee Camps At High Risk Amid Pandemic Outbreak

Monday 13 April 2020 ،
Syrian refugees outside the country’s borders is now over 5 million and about 6.5 million are displaced inside the country.  Some of the Syrians whose towns and villages have been destroyed as a result of the 9-year war sought refuge in suburbs of the cities and are living with huge prob ...
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What’s Behind Recent ISIS Moves In Iraq?

What’s Behind Recent ISIS Moves In Iraq?

Saturday 18 April 2020 ،
Syrian borders. Even two years after the defeat of ISIS, the major US air raids on the Resistance camp’s forces are carried out in these regions.  The re-emergence of ISIS in Iraq and intensification of the insecurity there first can support the US justification for the military presence ...
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Coronavirus Shows West’s Failure, Immorality: Syrian President

Coronavirus Shows West’s Failure, Immorality: Syrian President

Tuesday 21 April 2020 ،
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says the ongoing global crisis caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic has exposed Western countries’ failure and immorality. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says the ongoing global crisis caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic has exposed Western countries' ...
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Trump Joins Anti-Turkish Ranks By Remembering Armenian Genocide

Trump Joins Anti-Turkish Ranks By Remembering Armenian Genocide

Monday 27 April 2020 ،
Syrian Kurds, and mismatch of Ankara’s policies with the overall NATO policies in West Asia and even on the international stage all certainly negatively influence the trade, security, and military relations of the two countries.  It can be concluded that in the near future, Trump’s ...
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Erdogan’s Coronavirus Bribes To Trump

Erdogan’s Coronavirus Bribes To Trump

Friday 1 May 2020 ،
Syrian Kurds, the Turkish cooperation with Russia, and also Ankara’s close relations with Tehran amid Washington’s “maximum pressure” campaign against the Islamic Republic of Iran all disclosed the Turkish-American clash of interests.  But why is now the Turkish leader ...
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Syrian Kurdish Alliance: Grounds, Obstacles

Syrian Kurdish Alliance: Grounds, Obstacles

Thursday 7 May 2020 ،
Syrian Kurdish factions in the cities of Hasakah and Kobani, an effort seeking to unite and strengthen the ranks of the Damascus opposition in the north and east of the country.  But the records show that the meddling of big powers in Syria is based on transient interests and would never meet ...
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What’s Driving Greece Resuming Relations With Syria?

What’s Driving Greece Resuming Relations With Syria?

Sunday 10 May 2020 ،
Syrian issues. The ministry further stated that his mission will focus on international issues, humanitarian actions, and also coordination as part of efforts to reconstruct Syria.  The ministry also explained that Athanassiou was Greece’s ambassador to Damascus from 2009 to 2012 when s ...
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72 Years After Nakba, Palestine Liberation Has Never Been Closer

72 Years After Nakba, Palestine Liberation Has Never Been Closer

Friday 15 May 2020 ،
Syrian forces received a defeat from the Western-backed Israeli army in 1973, Cairo changed its approach towards Tel Aviv. In 1978, Anwar Sadat-led Egypt was the first Arab country to recognize the Israeli regime following a peace agreement in Camp David, US. The Camp David agreement stood basis to ...
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Unauthorized Foreign Presence in Syria Amounts to Occupation: Damascus

Unauthorized Foreign Presence in Syria Amounts to Occupation: Damascus

Tuesday 19 May 2020 ،
Syrian soil without authorization from the government amounts to “aggression and occupation,” Syria’s UN envoy said emphasizing the Arab nation’s right to defend its sovereignty and resources. Alwaght- Any presence of foreign forces on Syrian soil without authorization from the government amounts to ...

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