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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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N Korean Officials Canceled Scheduled Meeting with US Vice President
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N Korean Officials Canceled Scheduled Meeting with US Vice President

Wednesday 21 February 2018
North Korean officials have canceled at the last minute a meeting with the US Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the Winter Olympics in South Korea, American officials said on Tuesday.
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China Warns of ’Action’ if India Sends Troops to Crisis-Hit Maldives
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China Warns of ’Action’ if India Sends Troops to Crisis-Hit Maldives

Tuesday 13 February 2018
China has warned it will “take action” if India sends troops to the crisis-hit Maldives.
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Myanmar Continues Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya Muslims: Report
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Myanmar Continues Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya Muslims: Report

Monday 12 February 2018
New aerial photos of Rakhine state in Myanmar have emerged showing deliberated destruction of Rohingya Muslim settlements
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US to Send Thousands Marines to East China
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US to Send Thousands Marines to East China

Saturday 10 February 2018
The US mulls deploying thousands of Marine Corps Expeditionary Units to East Asia as “major muscle movement” from the West Asia to East China to “persuade Pacific nations to stand with the US” and not China.
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N Korea Leader Sends Letter to South’s President, Invites Him for Visit
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N Korea Leader Sends Letter to South’s President, Invites Him for Visit

Saturday 10 February 2018
Sister of Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, has delivered a personal letter to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, inviting him to visit Pyongyang at the “earliest date” possible.
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S Korean Olympic Body Apologizes to Iran for Smartphone Snub
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S Korean Olympic Body Apologizes to Iran for Smartphone Snub

Friday 9 February 2018
South Korea’s organization for 2018 Olympic Winter Games has formally apologized to Iran after the Pyeongchang’s provocative decision not to hand out the Islamic Republic’s athletes Samsung smartphones, citing the UN’s sanctions as reason.
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Koreas Seek De-Escalation despite US Destructive Role
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Koreas Seek De-Escalation despite US Destructive Role

Friday 9 February 2018
The US threatens with additional sanctions against North Korea amid re conciliatory cloud covering the Seoul and Pyongyang relations.
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North Korea Says Never Begged for Dialogue with US
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North Korea Says Never Begged for Dialogue with US

Thursday 8 February 2018
North Korea says it will not meet US officials during the Winter Olympics in neighboring South while stating that it never begged for dialogue with Washington.
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S Korea Bans Smartphones to Iranian, N Korean Olympians
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S Korea Bans Smartphones to Iranian, N Korean Olympians

Wednesday 7 February 2018
South Korea says it will not provide Iranian and North Korean players with high-end Samsung smartphones, which are being handed out to all other athletes at the Winter Olympics, PyeongChang Olympic organizers said on Wednesday.
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China Set to Build Base in Afghanistan to Counter Threats of Terrorism
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China Set to Build Base in Afghanistan to Counter Threats of Terrorism

Wednesday 7 February 2018
Beijing accelerates efforts to close ways of ISIS rise in neighboring Afghanistan, amid info that US is nurturing the terrorist group in the war-ravaged country.
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Myanmar’s Persecution of Rohingya Muslims Can Ignite Regional Conflict: UN
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Myanmar’s Persecution of Rohingya Muslims Can Ignite Regional Conflict: UN

Monday 5 February 2018
Senior United Nations official has warned that Myanmar’s persecution of the Rohingya Muslim minority has the potential to ignite regional conflict
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China Censures US ‘Cold War Mentality’ after Nuclear Policy Shift
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China Censures US ‘Cold War Mentality’ after Nuclear Policy Shift

Monday 5 February 2018
The Chinese government has criticized the new United States nuclear policy urging Washington do dump the ’cold-war mentality
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China Blasts US for Disrespecting Latin American Countries
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China Blasts US for Disrespecting Latin American Countries

Saturday 3 February 2018
China has accused the US of disrespecting Latin American countries after US top diplomat warned against excessive reliance on economic ties with China
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North Korea Accuses US of Driving World into Nuclear War
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North Korea Accuses US of Driving World into Nuclear War

Friday 2 February 2018
North Korea’s is warning the US that its deployment of nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is driving the world into a nuclear war
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Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Buried in Myanmar Mass Graves: Report
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Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Buried in Myanmar Mass Graves: Report

Thursday 1 February 2018
Hundreds of Rohingya Muslim villagers in Myanmar have been massacred and buried in 5 mass graves, a new report reveals.

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Dire Conditions of Palestinians Living in Tents after Israeli Airstrikes Demolish Their Homes

Dire Conditions of Palestinians Living in Tents after Israeli Airstrikes Demolish Their Homes