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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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Kashmir Crisis: From Beginning to Boiling Over

Kashmir Crisis: From Beginning to Boiling Over

Tuesday 20 August 2019
Wahhabism. Israeli regime also plays its role. In 2017, Israel Aerospace Industries company signed a $2 billion deal to supply the Indian army and navy with missile systems. The Independent newspaper in a report in mid-2018 said that Tel Aviv had a hand in the Pakistani-Indian tensions as it provok ...
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US, Israeli Collectors Buy Up What Remains of Yemen’s Ancient Heritage

US, Israeli Collectors Buy Up What Remains of Yemen’s Ancient Heritage

Tuesday 27 August 2019 ،
Wahhabism — the official state religion of Saudi Arabia, based on a puritanical and widely rejected interpretation of Islam — sees the preservation of historic and religious sites as tantamount to idolatry. The Wahhabi establishment in Saudi Arabia has not even spared the Kingdom’s ...
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Saudi Sahwa: A Discourse Revolution in Salaifism

Saudi Sahwa: A Discourse Revolution in Salaifism

Friday 8 November 2019 ،
Wahhabism and simultaneously compete with the Shiite Islam discourse.  But what did cause the rise of the Salafi sub-discourse of Sahwa and also the rise of internal conflict of Salafi sub-discourses with the mother discourse of Wahhabism?  Grounds given rise and growth to Sahwa?  ...
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Red Sea Legal Status: Initiatives, Challenges

Red Sea Legal Status: Initiatives, Challenges

Friday 15 November 2019 ،
Wahhabism vs Yemeni Ansarullah-led Shiite, have been intensifying the rivalry in the Red region over the past years.  3. International powers’ level: Such powers as Europe, the US, China, and Russia each have their interests in the region. Meanwhile, China and Europe, to feed their ...
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Riyadh–Muscat Relations Under New Sultan

Riyadh–Muscat Relations Under New Sultan

Thursday 16 January 2020 ،
Wahhabism, which rules Saudi Arabia ideologically, excommunicates the Omani faith. So, clearly, the geographical and religious factors significantly influence Saudi-Omani relations, mainly when it comes to security.  At the same time, the root problems of the ruling Omani family with the Al Na ...
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How Is Relationship Between Saudi Government, Religious Apparatus?

How Is Relationship Between Saudi Government, Religious Apparatus?

Friday 28 February 2020 ،
Wahhabism preachers-led religious apparatus has always been subject to criticism as the clergy allow the government to sway the religion and they themselves use the religion for the personal privilege. Over the past few days, a Twitter account, claiming links to decision-making circles in Saudi Ara ...
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HRW Concerned over Saudi’s Mass Trial of Palestinians, Jordanians

HRW Concerned over Saudi’s Mass Trial of Palestinians, Jordanians

Saturday 18 April 2020 ،
Wahhabism, vaguely broadened the definition of “terrorism” in its legal system in 2017, after which the kingdom began launching repeated swoops against peaceful activists and dissidents.  
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As Saudi Forces Flee Northern Yemen, Evidence of an Unholy Alliance with Al-Qaeda Is Left Behind

As Saudi Forces Flee Northern Yemen, Evidence of an Unholy Alliance with Al-Qaeda Is Left Behind

Saturday 25 April 2020 ،
Wahhabism. By early 2020, AQAP had a sizable real estate portfolio in al-Jawf and Marib and ran most of the provinces’ large businesses. Sprawling villages in al-Jawf, the second largest governorate in Yemen, turned into strongholds of the organization after residents were forced to flee to ot ...
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Al-Suwaiq Port; Symbol of Northern-Southern Persian Gulf Cooperation

Al-Suwaiq Port; Symbol of Northern-Southern Persian Gulf Cooperation

Saturday 9 May 2020 ،
Wahhabism’s stance against Muscat. It is also concerned about the expansion of the fundamentalist ideology to its territories. So, Oman looks at Iran as a regional balance maker to contain Saudi Arabia. The country has a very small Shiite population and its dominant faith is Ibadism, a branch ...
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Iraq Condemns Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Iraq Condemns Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Saturday 4 July 2020 ،
Wahhabism that is the radical ideology dominating Saudi Arabia and freely preached by its clerics. Meanwhile, Iraqi lawmaker and Fatah spokesman Ahmed al-Asadi said the Saudi daily's move shows that targeting religious authorities still dominates the kingdom's mentality. In a post on ...

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