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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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US Provides Terrorists with Free Arms But Not Sells Them to NATO-Member State: Turkish President
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NATO Plans Massive War Drills in Norway Amid Russia Tensions
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NATO Plans Massive War Drills in Norway Amid Russia Tensions

Tuesday 17 April 2018
The US-led NATO military alliance plans the most massive war drills ever held in Norway, amid rising tensions with Russia.
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US, Britain Wary of Russia’s Comeback at Global Scene
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US, Britain Wary of Russia’s Comeback at Global Scene

Friday 16 March 2018
The resurgent power of Russia as a global power under Vladimir Putin has forced Western powers to initiate moves aimed at undermining Russia.
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US-Led NATO Starts Europe’s Biggest Artillery Drill Amid Russian Concerns
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US-Led NATO Starts Europe’s Biggest Artillery Drill Amid Russian Concerns

Friday 9 March 2018
US troops joined with 25 other countries to take part in a drill that has been billed as Europe’s "largest artillery exercise" since the end of the Cold War.
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Turkey to Purchase Russia’s S-400 Missiles despite US Threats: President
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Turkey to Purchase Russia’s S-400 Missiles despite US Threats: President

Tuesday 6 March 2018
Turkey will not cancel the contract for purchasing the air defense systems S-400 from Russia even despite the risk of sanctions that may be imposed by the US
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EU Must Act Without Asking US: French Defense Minister
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EU Must Act Without Asking US: French Defense Minister

Saturday 17 February 2018
French defense minister says European Union nations must be ready take military action without asking the United States.
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Turkey Warns Its Ties with US Might Break Completely over Kurdish Issue
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Turkey Warns Its Ties with US Might Break Completely over Kurdish Issue

Monday 12 February 2018
Turkish relations with the United States are close to breaking over Washington support for Kurdish terrorists, warned Turkey’s foreign minister on Monday.
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Turkish President Urges NATO Take Stance on US ‘Terrorist Army’ in Syria
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Turkish President Urges NATO Take Stance on US ‘Terrorist Army’ in Syria

Tuesday 16 January 2018
Turkey expects US-led military alliance NATO to take an official stance on the creation of a ‘terrorist army’ along the Turkish border in Syria
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Pakistan Plans Tax Hike on NATO Containers Amid Military Rift with US
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Pakistan Plans Tax Hike on NATO Containers Amid Military Rift with US

Wednesday 10 January 2018
Pakistan is considering an increase in the toll tax of containers carrying military hardware and weapons for US-led NATO troops in Afghanistan .
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Afghan Forces Thwart ISIS Attacks in Kabul, Several Arrested
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Afghan Forces Thwart ISIS Attacks in Kabul, Several Arrested

Thursday 4 January 2018
Security forces in the Afghan capital Kabul have managed to foil attacks planned by ISIS Takfiri terrorists.
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Russia, Turkey Finalize Deal on S-400 Air Defense System
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Russia, Turkey Finalize Deal on S-400 Air Defense System

Friday 29 December 2017
Russia and Turkey have finalized a $2.5-billion credit agreement on the purchase of S-400 air defense missile systems from Russia.
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Russia Voices Concern over NATO’s Military Activities in South Caucasus
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Russia Voices Concern over NATO’s Military Activities in South Caucasus

Wednesday 13 December 2017
Russia expressed worry over increased military activities by the US-led NATO alliance in the South Caucasus region.
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Turkey Withdraws Troops from NATO Drills amid Widening Rift
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Turkey Withdraws Troops from NATO Drills amid Widening Rift

Friday 17 November 2017
Turkey has withdrawn its troops from a NATO military drill in Norway after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday.
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EU Launches Military Alliance Separate from US-Led NATO
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EU Launches Military Alliance Separate from US-Led NATO

Monday 13 November 2017
The European Union has launched a new military alliance which will have a separate structure from the US-led NATO military alliance signaling a rift .
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Turkey Turned to Russia after NATO Failed to Provide Defense Support: PM
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Turkey Turned to Russia after NATO Failed to Provide Defense Support: PM

Sunday 12 November 2017
Turkish Prime Minister says his country wanted to get its air defense systems from NATO but that it "could not get the necessary support from the US."

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Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province

Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province