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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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Protesters Block Paris Subway on 19th Day of Strikes
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Protesters Block Paris Subway on 19th Day of Strikes

Monday 23 December 2019
French train workers blocked on Monday one of the few subways functioning in Paris and clashed with police on the 19th day of nationwide strikes over Macron government’s plans to raise the retirement age to 64.
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Iran, Russia, China Begin Joint Naval Drills in Indian Ocean, Sea of Oman
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Iran, Russia, China Begin Joint Naval Drills in Indian Ocean, Sea of Oman

Friday 27 December 2019
Iran, Russia and China launched on Friday a four-day joint naval drill in the Indian Ocean and the Sea of Oman area
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Iran, Russia Blame West for Disturbing Peace in West Asia
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Iran, Russia Blame West for Disturbing Peace in West Asia

Monday 30 December 2019
Iranian and Russian foreign ministers rebuked attempts by Western states at increasing tensions in the West Asia region
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Chinese Air Defense System Spotted in Syria: Russian Media
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Chinese Air Defense System Spotted in Syria: Russian Media

Wednesday 1 January 2020
The Chinese JYL-1 radar system reportedly has been spotted with the Syrian Army in a video.
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Iran And Allies’ Political Maneuvers After Unprecedented Naval Drills
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Iran And Allies’ Political Maneuvers After Unprecedented Naval Drills

Thursday 2 January 2020
Iranian FM visited Russia and China in show of full alliance a few days after naval exercises with two powers.
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Geopolitical Puzzle: What Is behind Pompeo’s Visit to Kazakhstan?
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Geopolitical Puzzle: What Is behind Pompeo’s Visit to Kazakhstan?

Saturday 4 January 2020
Kazakhstan is one of the stops on US State Secretary Mike Pompeo’s whirlwind trip shortly after the New Year, with hopes that Washington can make inroads with a government in the key region between Russia, China and Afghanistan.
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President Putin Met President Assad in Surprise Syria Visit
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President Putin Met President Assad in Surprise Syria Visit

Wednesday 8 January 2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin in an unannounced visit to Syria met his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad during in Damascus on Tuesday.
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Russian, Turkish Presidents Meet in Ankara, Launch TurkStream Gas Pipeline
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Russian, Turkish Presidents Meet in Ankara, Launch TurkStream Gas Pipeline

Wednesday 8 January 2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul on Wednesday ahead of launching ceremony of the long-anticipated offshore pipeline TurkStream, that will deliver Russian gas to Turkey and further to southern European states.
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Canada PM Says US-Iran Tensions Led to Ukraine Plane Crash
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Canada PM Says US-Iran Tensions Led to Ukraine Plane Crash

Tuesday 14 January 2020
Justin Trudeau, Canada’s Prime Minister, blamed tensions between the US and Iran for the unintentional shoot-down of a Ukrainian plane by the Iranian military that claimed lives of 176 people, mostly Iranians.
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Europeans Sold out Remnants of Iran Deal to Appease Trump: Iran FM
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Europeans Sold out Remnants of Iran Deal to Appease Trump: Iran FM

Thursday 16 January 2020
Iranian foreign minister blamed the European signatories to a 2015 nuclear deal for bowing to American bullying and selling out the “remnants” of the multilateral agreement only to appease the US and avoid its sanctions.
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Russia’s Ruling Party Approves Putin’s Candidate for PM
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Russia’s Ruling Party Approves Putin’s Candidate for PM

Thursday 16 January 2020
Russia’s ruling party has unanimously approved the candidacy of President Vladimir Putin’s pick, Mikhail Mishustin, for the post of prime minister
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6 US Jets Were Near Iran Border at Time of Accidental Shoot-down of Ukraine Plane: Russia
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6 US Jets Were Near Iran Border at Time of Accidental Shoot-down of Ukraine Plane: Russia

Friday 17 January 2020
Iran accidentally shoot down the Ukrainian airliner last week when there were reportedly several US stealth warplanes in the Islamic Republic’s border area, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday.
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Russian Shakeup: What Does Putin Have in Mind?
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Russian Shakeup: What Does Putin Have in Mind?

Sunday 19 January 2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin is taking steps to expand his rule beyond 2024 and also promote the economy as the country embraces a global power status.
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Iran Blasts French President for Using Fake Arab-Persian Gulf Term
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Iran Blasts French President for Using Fake Arab-Persian Gulf Term

Sunday 19 January 2020
Iran poured scorn on French President Emmanuel Macron for using a fictitious name for the Persian Gulf, saying the mistake is as wrong as France’s military presence in those waters.
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Russia Slams US for Spreading Misinformation on Iran’s Enrichment Right
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Russia Slams US for Spreading Misinformation on Iran’s Enrichment Right

Tuesday 21 January 2020
Russia blamed the US for misleading the international community on Iran’s right to enrich uranium, describing as "myth-making" a claim by Washington that a UN Security Council resolution has banned any enrichment in Iran.

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Indonesian Youths Print Iranian Gen Soleimani Photo on T Shirts

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