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Tal Afar Operations

Tal Afar Operations

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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
New node

New node

Wahhabism & Extremism

How Wahhabism Serves Saudi Arabian Foreign Policy?
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How Wahhabism Serves Saudi Arabian Foreign Policy?

Wednesday 16 August 2017
Riyadh relies on Wahhabi ideology to pursue its policy of backing radicalism and checking Shiite Islam influence.
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Russia Urges US to Separate Opposition from Terrorists in Syria
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Russia Urges US to Separate Opposition from Terrorists in Syria

Friday 11 August 2017
Russian Foreign Minister affirmed that efforts to resolving the crisis in Syria would bear fruit if the US separated the “opposition” from the terrorists.
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Saudi Regime to Executes 14 Shiite Muslims after Unfair Trial: HRW
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Saudi Regime to Executes 14 Shiite Muslims after Unfair Trial: HRW

Thursday 10 August 2017
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has warned that 14 Shiite Muslims are at imminent risk of execution in Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Forces Destroy Shiite Town, World Indifferent to Atrocities
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Saudi Forces Destroy Shiite Town, World Indifferent to Atrocities

Friday 4 August 2017
Saudi regime military bulldozers have virtually destroyed Awamiyah to the ground amid the deadly crackdown on the besieged Shiite town.
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Saudi Regime Forces Kill 5 in Operation against Qatif Shiite Muslims
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Saudi Regime Forces Kill 5 in Operation against Qatif Shiite Muslims

Thursday 27 July 2017
Saudi regime force have killed at least five people in the eastern province in fresh crackdown on Shiite Muslims from the town of Awamiya in Qatif district.
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Saudi Regime Continues Brutal Crackdown on Besieged Shiite Town
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Saudi Regime Continues Brutal Crackdown on Besieged Shiite Town

Wednesday 26 July 2017
The Saudi regime has is engaged in renewed attacks against a besieged town in Shiite-populated Eastern Province, killing at least one person
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Saudi Regime Funding Terrorism, Extremism in Britain: Report
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Saudi Regime Funding Terrorism, Extremism in Britain: Report

Thursday 6 July 2017
Saudi Arabia has been described as the "foremost" financier of terrorism and extremism in Britain .
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Egypt Objected UN Sanctions on Saudi Branch of ISIS Terror Group
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Egypt Objected UN Sanctions on Saudi Branch of ISIS Terror Group

Wednesday 5 July 2017
Egypt objected to the UN imposing sanctions on the Saudi Arabian branch of ISIS Takfiri terrorist group to protect the Riyadh regime .
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Saudi Wahhabi Ideology Endangers Islamic Sites: Yemeni Official
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Saudi Wahhabi Ideology Endangers Islamic Sites: Yemeni Official

Saturday 24 June 2017
A Yemeni official has lashed out at Saudi Arabia over its Wahhabi ideology saying it endangers Islamic holy sites.
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IRGC Forces Kill Takfiri Terrorists Ringleader in SE Iran
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IRGC Forces Kill Takfiri Terrorists Ringleader in SE Iran

Monday 19 June 2017
Iranian forces have killed the ringleader of a terrorist group, Jalil Qanbar Zehi, in clashes in the heights of Qasr-e Qand region, Southeastern Iran.
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Saudi Arabia, Muslim Brotherhood: From Cooperation to Confrontation
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Saudi Arabia, Muslim Brotherhood: From Cooperation to Confrontation

Sunday 11 June 2017
Saudi leaders are now seeking total removal of the Islamism movement as they feel risks posed by its ideology in the Arab kingdom.
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Britain Hides Report Linking Saudi Regime to Wahhabi Terrorism: Guardian
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Britain Hides Report Linking Saudi Regime to Wahhabi Terrorism: Guardian

Thursday 1 June 2017
An investigation by Britain into the foreign funding and support of terrorists groups was may never be published as it adversely mentions Saudi Arabia.
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Iran Wants World to Stop Saudi Sponsorship of Terrorism, Extremism
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Iran Wants World to Stop Saudi Sponsorship of Terrorism, Extremism

Friday 5 May 2017
Iran wants the international community to take action against Saudi Arabia’s support for terrorism and extremism.
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Bahraini-Funded Wahhabi Mosque Divides Muslims in Finland
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Bahraini-Funded Wahhabi Mosque Divides Muslims in Finland

Thursday 4 May 2017
Bahrain’s plan to fund a mosque in Finland has sparked tensions as Muslims say it is meant to divide rather than unite them in a country where they constitute a tiny minority.
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How Saudi Arabia Backs Terrorism?
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How Saudi Arabia Backs Terrorism?

Monday 1 May 2017
The US declines to take action against Saudi sponsorship of terror as it finds profits coming from Riyadh attractive.

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Yemeni Tribes ready to Resists against Saudi Aggression

Yemeni Tribes ready to Resists against Saudi Aggression