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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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Has Turkey’s Erdogan Felt The Danger?

Has Turkey’s Erdogan Felt The Danger?

Tuesday 2 June 2020
The Turkish president ordered preparation for election, possibly snap election, signaling that he now feels the dangers to his rule and seeks beneficial changes. Alwaght- President Recept Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey recently at a video conference with the provincial managers of the ruling Justice and D ...
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Moscow Ties With Damascus, Tehran Firm Despite Different Viewpoints: Expert

Moscow Ties With Damascus, Tehran Firm Despite Different Viewpoints: Expert

Wednesday 3 June 2020 ،
Western and Arab media seek to conclude that Russian alliance with Syria and Iran is weak but the reality is that it is strong enough to keep going. Alwaght- The Syrian crisis has now entered the new stage of reconstruction and complicated political process after the Damascus government and its ...
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What Are Goals Behind Iraqi PMF’s Document?

What Are Goals Behind Iraqi PMF’s Document?

Saturday 6 June 2020 ،
The document published by PMF is a trust-building step and intends to thwart the unreasonable opposition and curb actions out of its organizational framework. Alwaght- Assumption of the post of prime minister in Iraq by Mostafa al-Kadhimi drew a period of calm in the Arab country and de-escalated di ...
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China Lambastes UK, US ‘Interference’ in Hong Kong’s Affairs

China Lambastes UK, US ‘Interference’ in Hong Kong’s Affairs

Saturday 13 June 2020 ،
China blamed the UK and the US for their “interference” in the domestic affairs of Hong Kong, stressing that Beijing will resolutely push forward with a decision to impose a recently-passed national security law over the territory. Alwaght- China blamed the UK and the US for their “interferenc ...
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Turkey Plans to Build 2 Permanent Military bases in Libya: Report

Turkey Plans to Build 2 Permanent Military bases in Libya: Report

Monday 15 June 2020 ،
Turkey plans to set up two permanent military bases in Libya where two rival parties are engaged in violent clashes, Turkish newspaper Yeni Safak reported. Alwaght- Turkey plans to set up two permanent military bases in Libya where two rival parties are engaged in violent clashes, Turkish newspaper ...
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Why Does Violence Continue In Afghanistan Even After Deal With Taliban?

Why Does Violence Continue In Afghanistan Even After Deal With Taliban?

Tuesday 30 June 2020 ،
Government officials say that the Taliban is taking advantage of the conflict’s “gray zones” which are being completed amid the presence and activity of ISIS terrorist organization’s remains, at a time coronavirus outbreak crisis is taking its toll on the already-ramshackle A ...
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Iraqis Protest Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqis Protest Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Sunday 5 July 2020 ،
Iraqi people protested in the capital Baghdad to condemn Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat newspaper over an offensive cartoon depicting Iraq’s most prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani. Alwaght- Iraqi people protested in the capital Baghdad to condemn Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat newspap ...
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Two-Week State of Emergency in Disaster-Stricken Beirut

Two-Week State of Emergency in Disaster-Stricken Beirut

Wednesday 5 August 2020 ،
President Michel Aoun declared a two-week state of emergency in Lebanese capital following a huge explosion that claimed more than a hundred lives, injured thousands more and sent seismic shockwaves through Beirut, with the country’s top defense body describing Beirut as a “disaster-stricken” city. ...
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Israeli Politics Up In The Air As Netanyahu Pushes For Power Holding

Israeli Politics Up In The Air As Netanyahu Pushes For Power Holding

Friday 7 August 2020 ،
The Israeli regime formed a “rotation” government in April but Netanyahu seems unwilling to hand over power to Gantz in due time. Alwaght- Besides the coronavirus crisis that still takes its tolls from the Israelis, Tel Aviv is facing another crisis making it hard for the Israeli politicians to deal ...
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In Flagrant Act of Interference, French President Proposes New ‘Political Pact’ for Lebanon

In Flagrant Act of Interference, French President Proposes New ‘Political Pact’ for Lebanon

Friday 7 August 2020 ،
French President Emmanuel Macron has asked for a “new political pact” among the Lebanese groups in flagrant interference in the Arab country’s internal affairs just two days after a devastating blast gutted out the Beirut port. Alwaght- French President Emmanuel Macron has asked for a “ne ...

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