Alwaght | News & Analysis Website

Editor's Choice

News

Most Viewed

Day Week Month

In Focus

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

undefined
Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

undefined
Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

undefined
Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

undefined
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

Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on

News

Iran Detains 5 for Spying, 2 Convicted
News

Iran Detains 5 for Spying, 2 Convicted

Tuesday 11 August 2020
Iran recently has detained five people on charges of spying for Israel, Britain and Germany, the country’s Judiciary has confirmed, adding that two of them have already been convicted.
alwaght.com
Russia Approve COVID-19 Vaccine: Putin
News

Russia Approve COVID-19 Vaccine: Putin

Tuesday 11 August 2020
Russia has become the first country in the world to grant regulatory approval to a COVID-19 vaccine, President Vladimir Putin said.
alwaght.com
French President Advancing Israel Interests in Lebanon: Pundit
News

French President Advancing Israel Interests in Lebanon: Pundit

Tuesday 11 August 2020
Political analysts have cast doubt on the sincerity of French President Emmanuel Macron in his pledges of aid to Lebanon following a devastating blast in Beirut, saying Macron is exploiting the opportunity to advance the interests of Israel.
alwaght.com
US Using UN Itself to Destroy World Body: Iran
News

US Using UN Itself to Destroy World Body: Iran

Wednesday 12 August 2020
The US is “maliciously” working to destroy the United Nations using the world body itself, Iran’s foreign minister said as Washington steps up an unlawful push at the Security Council to get approval for a resolution on extending an arms ban against Tehran.
alwaght.com
Iran, Russia Discuss Media Cooperation to Fight Western Fake News
News

Iran, Russia Discuss Media Cooperation to Fight Western Fake News

Wednesday 12 August 2020
Iran and Russia discussed ways of boosting bilateral cooperation in the field of media and countering Western misinformation against independent countries.
alwaght.com
China Warns US against Taiwan Ties: Those Who Play with Fire Will Get Burnt
News

China Warns US against Taiwan Ties: Those Who Play with Fire Will Get Burnt

Wednesday 12 August 2020
Angry with a high-level US official visits to Taiwan, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Wednesday that, “Those who play with fire will get burnt.”
alwaght.com
Iraq Summons Turkish Ambassador, Cancels Defense Minister’s Visit after Cross-Border Strike
News

Iraq Summons Turkish Ambassador, Cancels Defense Minister’s Visit after Cross-Border Strike

Wednesday 12 August 2020
Iraqi government has an official visit by Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and summoned Ankara’s ambassador to Baghdad after a Turkish drone strike has killed two senior Iraqi commanders in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.
alwaght.com
Scenarios Ahead Of Lebanon After Govt. Resignation
Analysis

Scenarios Ahead Of Lebanon After Govt. Resignation

Thursday 13 August 2020
The Lebanese government resigned less than a week after the huge blast. Now Lebanon has to hold a snap election or choose a replacement to PM Diab.
alwaght.com
Al-Jabri Case: Will Page Turn In Favor Of Bin Salman Opponents?
Analysis

Al-Jabri Case: Will Page Turn In Favor Of Bin Salman Opponents?

Thursday 13 August 2020
A US court has issued summons to the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as he was accused of sending men to kill former top intelligence agent.
alwaght.com
Israeli Regime’s Ban on Fuel Shipments to Gaza Act of Aggression: Hamas
News

Israeli Regime’s Ban on Fuel Shipments to Gaza Act of Aggression: Hamas

Thursday 13 August 2020
Hamas condemned the Israeli regime’s decision to stop fuel shipments into Gaza Strip, describing the measure as a “grave act of aggression” that would toughen economic hardship in the besieged enclave.
alwaght.com
UAE, Israeli Regime Agree to Establish Diplomatic Ties
News

UAE, Israeli Regime Agree to Establish Diplomatic Ties

Thursday 13 August 2020
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Occupying regime of Israel have reached a deal that will lead to a full normalization of diplomatic relations between the two sides, in an agreement that US President Donald Trump apparently helped broker.
alwaght.com
Losing Patience With Turkey Violations, What Can Iraq Do In Response?
Analysis

Losing Patience With Turkey Violations, What Can Iraq Do In Response?

Friday 14 August 2020
The Iraqi government can resort to a set of ways to press Turkey, including UN lawsuit, trade volume cut, and seeking Arab support.
alwaght.com
What’s Behind UN Debate Over UNIFIL Mission?
Analysis

What’s Behind UN Debate Over UNIFIL Mission?

Friday 14 August 2020
The US and France wrestle over changes to UN peacekeeping mission in Lebanon. While US wants to craft it against Hezbollah, France seeks efficiency.
alwaght.com
Trump Seeking to Suppress Voter Turnout: Bernie Sanders
News

Trump Seeking to Suppress Voter Turnout: Bernie Sanders

Friday 14 August 2020
American Senator Bernie Sanders says President Donald Trump’s attacks on voting by mail during the coronavirus crisis and his opposition to giving additional funds to the beleaguered United States Postal Service (USPS) are part of an effort to suppress voter turnout.
alwaght.com
UN Security Council Rejects US Proposal to Extend Iran Arms Embargo
News

UN Security Council Rejects US Proposal to Extend Iran Arms Embargo

Saturday 15 August 2020
The United Nations Security Council has rejected on Friday a US resolution to extend the controversial arms embargo on Iran due to expire in October.

Gallery

Photo

Film

Amazon again under Threat from Forest Fires

Amazon again under Threat from Forest Fires