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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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Tehran-Erbil Relations Under Nechirvan Barzani’s Presidency
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Tehran-Erbil Relations Under Nechirvan Barzani’s Presidency

Sunday 16 June 2019
Nechirvan was picked as president of the Iraqi Kurdistan region. He is expected to expand ties with Iran, amid challenges.
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Syrian Kurds’ Game Amid US-EU Division
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Syrian Kurds’ Game Amid US-EU Division

Sunday 5 May 2019
The Kurds demanded Europe to take back European ISIS members captured in Syria operations, a demand echoed by Trump.
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US, Israel to Arm Syria’s Kurdish Militants with Anti-Aircraft Missiles: Report
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US, Israel to Arm Syria’s Kurdish Militants with Anti-Aircraft Missiles: Report

Wednesday 1 May 2019
The US and Israeli regime plan to supply anti-aircraft missiles to Kurdish militants in northern Syria, whom the Turkish government views as terrorists.
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Iraq’s Kurdistan Region Sells Oil to Israeli Regime at Wide Discounts: Paper
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Iraq’s Kurdistan Region Sells Oil to Israeli Regime at Wide Discounts: Paper

Monday 18 March 2019
Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region is secretly selling oil to Israel Israeli regime at heavily discounted prices, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed reported.
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What’s Driving Syrian Kurds to Talk to Damascus?
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What’s Driving Syrian Kurds to Talk to Damascus?

Tuesday 19 February 2019
The SDF have issued a statement yesterday announcing their will to deal with the central government.
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Kurds Rally in Turkey in Solidarity with Detained MP
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Kurds Rally in Turkey in Solidarity with Detained MP

Friday 25 January 2019
Thousands of Turkish people have rallied in the mostly Kurdish-populated city of Diyarbakir to express solidarity with a detained lawmaker from a pro-Kurdish party who launched a hunger strike in November.
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Turkey Kurdish Dilemma: Further Tensions or Ill-favored Deal?
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Turkey Kurdish Dilemma: Further Tensions or Ill-favored Deal?

Friday 25 January 2019
Ankara now has to choose whether it wants to continue tensions with the US over the Syrian Kurds or make an unsatisfying deal
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Syria Welcomes Kurds’ Call for Reconciliation Talks
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Syria Welcomes Kurds’ Call for Reconciliation Talks

Friday 25 January 2019
Syria has welcomed Kurdish groups’ offer for reconciliation talks, as the ethnic group feel threatened by Turkey amid US forces withdrawal from the West Asian Arab country.
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US Pullout from Syria ’Stab in Back’: Kurds
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US Pullout from Syria ’Stab in Back’: Kurds

Thursday 27 December 2018
President Donald Trump’s decision to pull US forces from Syria has bitterly annoyed Washington’s Kurdish allies describing the plan as ’stab in the back’, the US-based National Public Radio (NPR) reported.
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Reasons behind Erdogan’s Threat to Expand Military Op in Northern Syria
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Reasons behind Erdogan’s Threat to Expand Military Op in Northern Syria

Thursday 27 December 2018
The Turkish president said he will soon order an operation in northern Syria against the Kurdish militias.
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Turkey Accuses US of Training Terrorists
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Turkey Accuses US of Training Terrorists

Thursday 27 December 2018
Turkey’s defense minister says the United States is training of YPG/PKK terrorists adding that the move is not acceptable to Ankara.
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What Is Behind Barzani’s Baghdad Visit?
Analysis

What Is Behind Barzani’s Baghdad Visit?

Saturday 24 November 2018
Barzani traveled to Baghdad in hope of improvement of relations after they sustained damage following split referendum.
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Iraqi Kurdish Region’s Government Formation Scenarios
Analysis

Iraqi Kurdish Region’s Government Formation Scenarios

Wednesday 21 November 2018
The political factions are now debating a new government, two months after their parliamentary election.
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Turkey Slams US Support for Syria’s Kurdish Militants as Big Mistake
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Turkey Slams US Support for Syria’s Kurdish Militants as Big Mistake

Sunday 18 November 2018
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu blamed the US for supporting the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, calling it a “big mistake" that had strained ties between the NATO allies.
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PKK Is US Key to Unlock Spell on Ties with Turkey
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PKK Is US Key to Unlock Spell on Ties with Turkey

Saturday 10 November 2018
The US reward for info on PKK leaders is seen as a concession to Turkey in regional cases.

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Syrian Yazidi Women Return to Normal Life in Sinjar,After ISIS Terrorists

Syrian Yazidi Women Return to Normal Life in Sinjar,After ISIS Terrorists