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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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US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax

US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax

Tuesday 3 December 2019
Turkey. “The USTR is focused on countering the growing protectionism of EU member states, which unfairly targets US companies,” Lighthizer said. His statement made no mention of proposed digital taxes in Canada or Britain. France’s 3% levy applies to revenue from digital services ...
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Turkey Threatens to Veto NATO Plan if It Fails to Recognize Terrorism Threats

Turkey Threatens to Veto NATO Plan if It Fails to Recognize Terrorism Threats

Tuesday 3 December 2019 ،
Turkey has full veto rights, politically and militarily, and there are procedures here,” he said. “There is no such thing as Turkey blackmailing — a statement like that is unacceptable.” Turkey, NATO’s second largest standing military force, wants the alliance to forma ...
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After His Mysterious Death, Media Scrambles to Get its Story Straight About White Helmets Founder James Le Mesurier

After His Mysterious Death, Media Scrambles to Get its Story Straight About White Helmets Founder James Le Mesurier

Tuesday 3 December 2019 ،
Turkey. The circumstances surrounding his death immediately elicited a flurry of Turkish and corporate media reports, many of them contradictory, as the details of his final hours came to light. Mark Urban, the diplomatic editor at BBC Newsnight, immediately tweeted that “a former colleague&r ...
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How Is NATO Divided In Adopting Anti-Chinese Approach?

How Is NATO Divided In Adopting Anti-Chinese Approach?

Thursday 5 December 2019 ،
Turkey pushed down the exports, setting off the alarm bells to Europe. Exports account for 78 percent of Europe’s GDP while this rate is only 38 percent in China as its population consumes a majority of the domestically-made products. This means that in the trade war, Europe receives the bigge ...
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Saudi-Qatari Normalizing: Riyadh Should Expect Losing its “Big  Brother” Role

Saudi-Qatari Normalizing: Riyadh Should Expect Losing its “Big Brother” Role

Sunday 8 December 2019 ،
Turkey which are the two backers of the Muslim Brotherhood, this is enough to believe that Saudi Arabia has sustained a big defeat in its policy of coming tough on Qatar.  Since the beginning of the ban, Doha firmly rejected to bow to the Saudi conditions. So it hardly walks back from its stan ...
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Istanbul Process’s 8th Meeting: Goals, Challenges

Istanbul Process’s 8th Meeting: Goals, Challenges

Tuesday 10 December 2019 ،
Turkey’s Istanbul hosted on Monday the ministerial conference of the Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process. One year after the Afghanistan peace talks and possible agreement between the negotiating sides the 8th conference of the Istanbul Process was of special significance for the participating st ...
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Astana-14 Talks on Syria Kicks Off

Astana-14 Talks on Syria Kicks Off

Tuesday 10 December 2019 ،
Turkey, and Iran), Syrian parties (government and opposition) and the United Nations will take place on Tuesday, Sputnik news reported, adding that a plenary session will be held with Jordan, Lebanon, and Iraq joining as observers. The Syrian Constitutional Committee's work and the situation in ...
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Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in Theft of Iraqi, Syrian Oil

Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand in Theft of Iraqi, Syrian Oil

Wednesday 11 December 2019 ،
Turkey’s Ceyhan port, but also to Iraq’s largest oil fields. Israel imported massive amounts of oil from the Kurds during this period, all without the consent of Baghdad. Israel was also the largest customer of oil sold by ISIS, who used Kurdish-controlled Kirkuk to sell oil in areas of ...
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Astana Talks Highlights Terrorists Presence in Idlib, Illegal Seizure of Syria Oil

Astana Talks Highlights Terrorists Presence in Idlib, Illegal Seizure of Syria Oil

Wednesday 11 December 2019 ،
Turkey, and Iran expressing concerns over the increased presence of terrorist groups in Syria’s Idlib province. Alwaght- The 14th round of Astana Talks on Syria concluded on Wednesday guarantor states Russia, Turkey, and Iran expressing concerns over the increased presence of terrorist groups in Syr ...
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Amid Powers’ Rivalry, Libya Is Becoming Another Syria

Amid Powers’ Rivalry, Libya Is Becoming Another Syria

Thursday 12 December 2019 ،
Turkey is ready to send forces to the conflict-hit nation. Such an overt comment by the Turkish leader demonstrates that the power transfer and the dispute over it have reached a highly sensitive juncture and so does the foreign rivalry for a toehold in the North African country.  Libya power ...

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Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building

Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building