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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 Sanctions On ICC: Drives And Ramifications
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US Sanctions On ICC: Drives And Ramifications

Sunday 14 June 2020
Trump has authorized sanctions on the ICC personnel who are opening an investigation into the US war crimes in Afghanistan.
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Saudi Airstrike Kills Four Children in Yemen as UN Removes Kingdom From List of Child Killers
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Saudi Airstrike Kills Four Children in Yemen as UN Removes Kingdom From List of Child Killers

Saturday 20 June 2020 ،
Adrianne Lapar, director of Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict said the decision to remove the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen from a blacklist of parties that violate the human rights of children “sends the message that powerful actors can get away with killing children.”
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What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?
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What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?

Sunday 21 June 2020 ،
The European powers have adopted the resolution in a bid to pressure Iran in line with US policy as the UN arms ban on Tehran is expiring in October.
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Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws
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Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws

Tuesday 23 June 2020 ،
An aggressive push to consolidate companies in the tech sector, coupled with the world’s ever-increasing dependence on digital platforms and tools, is quickly leading to a crisis of sovereignty.
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Putin’s Decisive Referendum For Constitutional Reforms
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Putin’s Decisive Referendum For Constitutional Reforms

Sunday 28 June 2020 ،
The referendum will be week-long and is expected to allow Russian president to serve longer, until 2036, in power.
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UN Warns Many Will “Starve to Death” in Yemen as Saudi Fuel Blockade Hinders COVID-19 Battle
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UN Warns Many Will “Starve to Death” in Yemen as Saudi Fuel Blockade Hinders COVID-19 Battle

Sunday 28 June 2020 ،
According to the Yemen Oil Company, at least 15 tankers carrying over 419,789 tons of fuel have been trapped at sea for over a month despite being checked and issued permits by both the Saudi-led Coalition and the UN, plunging Yemen into an unprecedented fuel shortage.
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American-Style Retaliation: US Jets Intercept Iranian Civil Airliner
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American-Style Retaliation: US Jets Intercept Iranian Civil Airliner

Saturday 25 July 2020 ،
US jets intercepted Iranian plane carrying passengers from Tehran to Beirut. The hostile move caused injuries to passengers as pilot suddenly reduced altitude.
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Iraq PM’s Tehran Visit Indicates Bilteral Ties Stable, Iran Push For US Exit Not Overshadowed Under Al-Kadhimi: Experts
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Iraq PM’s Tehran Visit Indicates Bilteral Ties Stable, Iran Push For US Exit Not Overshadowed Under Al-Kadhimi: Experts

Monday 27 July 2020 ،
Iraq and Iran showed that despite some differences, their ties remain strategic and they can work bilaterally even when Baghdad is under US pressure.
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Israeli Politics Up In The Air As Netanyahu Pushes For Power Holding
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Israeli Politics Up In The Air As Netanyahu Pushes For Power Holding

Friday 7 August 2020 ،
The Israeli regime formed a “rotation” government in April but Netanyahu seems unwilling to hand over power to Gantz in due time.
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Iran Condemns UAE-Israel Treacherous Deal
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Iran Condemns UAE-Israel Treacherous Deal

Saturday 15 August 2020 ،
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani condemned the United Arab Emirates’ "treacherous" deal with the Israeli regime as a “huge mistake.”
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Mail Sorting Machines Across America Dismantled Ahead of November Election
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Mail Sorting Machines Across America Dismantled Ahead of November Election

Sunday 23 August 2020 ،
With little explanation from management, United States Postal Service (USPS) machines are being disassembled across the country. A USPS worker leaked images of a newly decommissioned machine — capable of handling 30,000 pieces of mail per hour — to NBC Montana.
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Massive Ansar Allah Operation in Central Yemen Reveals Alliance Between al-Qaeda and Islamic State
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Massive Ansar Allah Operation in Central Yemen Reveals Alliance Between al-Qaeda and Islamic State

Monday 31 August 2020 ،
A recent operation carried out in Yemen’s al-Badya province by Ansar Allah revealed an active alliance between al-Qaeda and IS forces who, documents reveal, were hoping to recreate a Mosul or Raqqa-like scenario in central Yemen.
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Yerevan-Tel Aviv Promoting Ties: What Are Their Risks?
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Yerevan-Tel Aviv Promoting Ties: What Are Their Risks?

Thursday 3 September 2020 ،
Armenia’s promotion of ties with Israeli Regime has drawn reaction from Iran, a country seeing Israeli presence next to its borders carrying security risks.
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Israeli Human Rights Group Highlights How Israel Makes Fishing in Gaza Deadly
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Israeli Human Rights Group Highlights How Israel Makes Fishing in Gaza Deadly

Wednesday 16 September 2020 ،
As is the reality with most elements of Palestinian life under Israeli occupation, the greatest challenge in Gaza’s fishing industry is not the whether, or fluctuations in the market – it’s simply living to fish another day.
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2,000 Days Since It Began, the War in Yemen Is Poised To Turn Even More Deadly
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2,000 Days Since It Began, the War in Yemen Is Poised To Turn Even More Deadly

Saturday 19 September 2020 ،
For many in Yemen, there is little reason for optimism entering what feels like the third phase of the war against their country as Israel ostensibly enters the fray.

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