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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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Terrorists not Able to Down Russian Plane in Egypt: Experts
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Terrorists not Able to Down Russian Plane in Egypt: Experts

Sunday 1 November 2015
Amid claims by ISIS terrorists that they shot down the Russian passenger jet that crashed over the Sinai Peninsula, civil aviation and security experts have rejected theories that the plane was downed by terrorists.
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Israeli Forces Attack Farmers in Gaza as Jewish Settlers Steal Olives
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Israeli Forces Attack Farmers in Gaza as Jewish Settlers Steal Olives

Sunday 1 November 2015
Alwaght- Israeli regime forces on Saturday opened fire at Palestinian farmers in southern besieged Gaza Strip.
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ISIS Attack Mosque in Afghanistan Killing Six Worshippers
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ISIS Attack Mosque in Afghanistan Killing Six Worshippers

Sunday 1 November 2015
Alwaght- ISIS terrorists have attacked a mosque in Eastern Afghanistan killing six worshippers and wounding four others.
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Bahrainis Held Dozens of Anti-Regime Protests in October
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Bahrainis Held Dozens of Anti-Regime Protests in October

Sunday 1 November 2015
Alwaght-The Bahrain Human Rights Society (BHRS) said that 38 peaceful demonstrations were staged in a number of different areas across Bahrain. Some were subjected to collective crackdown, leaving at least 3 citizens injured.
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ISIS Terrorists Claim Responsibility for Downing Russian Plane Over Egypt
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ISIS Terrorists Claim Responsibility for Downing Russian Plane Over Egypt

Saturday 31 October 2015
ISIS terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the downing of a Russian passenger plane which crashed on Saturday in Egypt killing 224 people.
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Saudi Arabia Practically Confesses to Yemen War's Vanity
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Saudi Arabia Practically Confesses to Yemen War's Vanity

Saturday 31 October 2015
Alwaght- The Yemeni developments have caused major concerns for the Saudi regime and its regional and international supporters.
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Three Reasons Why Israeli Regime Insists on Close Ties with Greece
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Three Reasons Why Israeli Regime Insists on Close Ties with Greece

Saturday 31 October 2015
In recent years, Greece has been dealing with serious economic and financial crises, and this has been a major cause of concern for the Greek government and people; the government was always looking for a solution to the country's economic crisis.
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Gorran Party Positions, Goals in Iraqi Kurdistan Region's Domestic Crisis

Gorran Party Positions, Goals in Iraqi Kurdistan Region's Domestic Crisis

Saturday 31 October 2015
On verge of the popular protests across the Kurdistan region Gorran Party implied support for the citizens’ demands.
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No Reconciliation to End Palestinian Third Intifada
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No Reconciliation to End Palestinian Third Intifada

Saturday 31 October 2015
The third Palestinian Intifada has entered its sixth week with no signs of abating. Palestinians are continuing to confront the occupation and settlers using minimalist weapons
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Simmering Power Struggle within the Saudi Monarchy
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Simmering Power Struggle within the Saudi Monarchy

Saturday 31 October 2015
Alwaght- A simmering power struggle between Saudi Arabia's two most powerful princes amid a brutal military aggression in Yemen, terrorism and the devastating hajj tragedy last month have put the dictatorial monarchy’s future in peril.
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Vienna Talks on Syria Conclude with Calls to End War
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Vienna Talks on Syria Conclude with Calls to End War

Saturday 31 October 2015
Alwaght- The international negotiations aimed at resolving the ongoing crisis in Syria have concluded on Friday in the Austrian capital city of Vienna with calls for more efforts to end war in the Arab state.
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Voter Lethargy Hits Egyptian Parliamentary Elections
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Voter Lethargy Hits Egyptian Parliamentary Elections

Saturday 31 October 2015
Phase one of Egypt’s parliamentary elections, the first since the 2011 revolution, has concluded amid voter lethargy making victory for President Abdel Fattal el Sisi inevitable.
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Four Objectives Kurdistan Democratic Party Seek to Achieve
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Four Objectives Kurdistan Democratic Party Seek to Achieve

Friday 30 October 2015
Alwaght- In past few months, the Iraqi Kurdistan region has been severely in a crisis over its presidency. In the past weeks after failing to decide on the region’s president post, the crisis has went intensified and violent.The political parties’ parliamentary agreements reached in 2013 which led into extension of Masoud Barzani’s presidency term for more two years expired on August 19, 2015. In the days leading to the term deadline date serious discords erupted between the Iraq’s Kurdistan Democratic Party and other four region’s parties over shifting the region’s political mechanism to parliamentary system and extension of Barzani’s term in office.
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Israeli Regime Forces Spread Terror in Palestinian Hospitals
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Israeli Regime Forces Spread Terror in Palestinian Hospitals

Friday 30 October 2015
Alwaght- Israeli regime forces have attacked and spread terror at a Palestinian hospital in occupied East al-Quds (Jerusalem) .
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Iran to Continue Supporting Syria
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Iran to Continue Supporting Syria

Friday 30 October 2015
Alwaght- The Islamic Republic says it has not changed its policy in Syria as a fresh round of international talks start in Vienna, Austria to find a solution to the Syria crisis.

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Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building

Palestinians Whom Homes Ruined in Israeli Strikes on Gaza Launch Strike at URAWA Building