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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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ISIS Ideologue in Indonesia Sentenced to Death
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ISIS Ideologue in Indonesia Sentenced to Death

Friday 22 June 2018
An Indonesian court has sentenced to death Aman Abdurrahman, the ideological leader of Indonesian supporters of the ISIS Takfiri terrorist group.
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China Vows to Continue Normal Trade Ties with Iran
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China Vows to Continue Normal Trade Ties with Iran

Thursday 21 June 2018
China will maintain normal relations with Iran, the Commerce Ministry in Beijing said on Thursday.
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92 Percent Plunge in Chinese Investment in US amid Rising Trade War
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92 Percent Plunge in Chinese Investment in US amid Rising Trade War

Wednesday 20 June 2018
Chinese investment in the US plummeted by 92 percent in the first five months of 2018 as trade war between the world’s two largest economies is intensifying.
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180 Missing In Indonesian Ferry Disaster in Lake Toba
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180 Missing In Indonesian Ferry Disaster in Lake Toba

Wednesday 20 June 2018
The number of people missing after a ferry capsized at Indonesia’s Lake Toba topped 180, Reuters reported.
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Trade War Escalates as China Vows to Retaliate Tariffs on $200 B of Its Goods
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Trade War Escalates as China Vows to Retaliate Tariffs on $200 B of Its Goods

Tuesday 19 June 2018
The US Trade fight with China is escalating as Beijing vows to retaliate "forcefully" against Washington’s threatened tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports.
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Chinese State Media Pans US President as ’Rude, Unreasonable, Selfish’ over $50bn Tariffs
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Chinese State Media Pans US President as ’Rude, Unreasonable, Selfish’ over $50bn Tariffs

Monday 18 June 2018
Chinese state media has fiercely rebuked the US for fueling trade war, calling Trump and his administration as “selfish”, “rude” and “mundane” in its unpredictability.
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Trump Repeats Call for Suspending ’Expensive’ US-N Korea Drills
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Trump Repeats Call for Suspending ’Expensive’ US-N Korea Drills

Monday 18 June 2018
President Donald Trump has once again called for an end to US-South Korea military exercises, saying the drills put the US in a "bad light" during talks with North Korea and are expensive.
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China to Hike Tariffs on US Oil, Replace American Oil with Iranian Crude
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China to Hike Tariffs on US Oil, Replace American Oil with Iranian Crude

Monday 18 June 2018
China has threatened to levy duties on US oil imports worth almost $1 billion per month, as war trade between Beijing and Washington is expanding, Reuters reported.
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At Least 3 Killed, Dozens Injured as 6.1 Magnitude Quake Shakes Japan’s Osaka
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At Least 3 Killed, Dozens Injured as 6.1 Magnitude Quake Shakes Japan’s Osaka

Monday 18 June 2018
A strong earthquake rocked Japanese city of Osaka Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring dozens more.
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US in Korean Peninsula to Checkmate China: Pundit
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US in Korean Peninsula to Checkmate China: Pundit

Monday 18 June 2018
The mediatory role US President Donald Trump has adopted in Korean Peninsula aims to ultimately “stab” Chinese President Xi Jinping in the back and “checkmate China”.
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US, South Korea to Cancel Military Drills
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US, South Korea to Cancel Military Drills

Sunday 17 June 2018
The US and South Korea will probably suspend their “large-scale” military drills this week as part of concession to North Korea in exchange for Pyongyang’s promise to denuclearize, news agency Yonhap said on Sunday.
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Trade War Expands as Beijing Retaliates US Tariffs on Chinese Goods
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Trade War Expands as Beijing Retaliates US Tariffs on Chinese Goods

Saturday 16 June 2018
The United States has announced a 25 percent tariff on $50bn worth of Chinese goods as trade war between the two countries escalates.
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China Angry as US Unveils De Facto Embassy in Taiwan amid China tensions
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China Angry as US Unveils De Facto Embassy in Taiwan amid China tensions

Tuesday 12 June 2018
The US in yet another provocative measure has unveiled its representative office in Taiwan’s capital on Tuesday, a de facto embassy that signals Washington is ignoring multiple warnings by China that views the self-ruled island as a wayward province.
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US, N Korean Leaders Sign Document in Singapore
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US, N Korean Leaders Sign Document in Singapore

Tuesday 12 June 2018
North Korea leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump have signed an undisclosed document on Tuesday following a historic summit between the two in Singapore.
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Iran Seeks SCO Membership to Repel US Sanctions
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Iran Seeks SCO Membership to Repel US Sanctions

Monday 11 June 2018
The Iranian president takes part in SCO summit as his country bid for membership in the biggest regional economic bloc.

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Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province

Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province